Three FRSC officials have died after they were struck by lightning in Ogun State near Ijebu-Ode.
The terrible event occured early on Wednesday, June 17, in the ancient town of Ilese, near Ijebu -Ode, in Ijebu North-East local government area of Ogun State.
The lightning the officials at about 10am while they were preparing for the early morning parade within the vicinity of their office located at the old toll gate.
According to Vanguard, a senior member of the Corps revealed that there were about twelve officials in the same office when the lightning struck 3 of them.
However, as the events unfolded men of the state’s special security outfit code-named “OP MESA” took over the area, eventually chasing onlookers away and preventing journalists from taking pictures.
Also, traditionalists worshipers of Sango (god of thunder) joined other FRSC officials at the scene of the incident in Ilese Ijebu in a bid to perform some traditional rites on the corpses before they are released to government.
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