A middle age woman identified as Mama Tola was on Wednesday crushed to death by a truck in Ibadan, Oyo State.
The auto-crash took place at Molete area in the state capital. An eye witness told our correspondent that the woman was going to her place of work when the accident happened.
According to him, while the deceased was trying to cross the road, her slippers slipped and she lost her balance.
“As a result, she could not stand up in time and she was crushed down by this truck”, he said.
As of the time of filling this report, men of the Federal Road Safety Corps, the Nigeria Police, Civil Defence Corps were on ground to maintain peace and order in the area.