An accident which occurred at Iwo junction, Alape area of Gbongan has claimed the life of a yet to be identified man.
However, things took a weird turn when some residents of Gbongan, Ayedaade local government area of Osun state on Sunday seized the corpse of the a man.
Vantage News gathered that the bus, a Toyota Hiace with registration number JJJ706XD was on high speed during the impact.
The Osun sector spokesperson of federal road safety corps, Agnes Ogungbemi, revealed that the community obstructed the corps from evacuating the corpse to the morgue insisting to keep it with them.
According to Agnes, all the 15 passengers in the bus were not injured even as police in the town impounded the vehicle.
“a man was knocked down by a commercial bus fully loaded with passenger and on high speed.”
“the man died on the spot, but all the 15 passengers in the bus were unhurt. police in Gbongan have impounded the vehicle, while residents in the area resisted our attempt to evacuate the corpse to a morgue.”