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Eid-el Kabir – 3 killed as car crashes into Eid-el Kabir prayer ground in Ogun state



During this day, the Eid-El Kabir prayer of the awesome sallah celebration something tragic occurred at Ijebu-igbo in Ogun state, where worshipers gathered and a reckless driver rammed into the gathering killing 3 persons and leaving many injured.

According to eye witness, a unidentified careless driver on high speed lost control of the vehicle, entered the gathering head on and scattered the gathering of muslim worshipers. The driver was mobbed immediately during the incident by angry persons. In order to carry out his duty, Joseph Adejuwon a police hurried to save the careless driver , but unlucky for him, in return he got killed by the mob that attacked him.

As of the time when the mob killed the policeman, the driver of the  car that has already being shattered has been arrested.  The Ogun State Police Command Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi said the killed policeman was an orderly to a divisional police officer.
Mr. Oyeyemi said investigation had commenced into the case.