BREAKING: Final Year Students of LAUTECH Die Returning from Excursion - The Top Society

BREAKING: Final Year Students of LAUTECH Die Returning from Excursion

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A number of 500-level Accounting students of the Ladoke Akintola University (LAUTECH) Ogbomoso, Oyo State have lost their lives in a fatal accident while returning from an excursion to Erin-Ijesa Waterfall in Osun State.

The accident occurred on Wednesday evening around Ilobu-Okinni-Osogbo road in Osun State while they were returning from their visit to the waterfall.

The bus which conveyed the students was reported to have caught fire while the cause of the accident remains unknown.

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The school Public Relations Officer (PRO), Mr Lekan Fadeyin, confirmed the accident to newsmen.

Fadeyin affirmed that indeed some students of the school had died in the accident but numbers of lives lost had not been ascertained as he was yet to receive details of the incident.

“I can confirm to you that there was an accident while some students passed on but I have not gotten the details of their identities,” he said.

The Students’ Union President of the institution, Anuoluwa Adeboye, told newsmen that the students had organised an excursion to the waterfall after their first semester exam as part of their activities as final year students of the institution.

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