The driver was killed after his vehicle allegedly crushed no fewer than two persons to death on Monday morning.
According to an eyewitness who did not want to reveal his identity to the newsmen made it clear to us that Olorunfemi Tope popular called NEWCASH, was driving a Toyota car when the car skidded off its lane to crush the victims who were on commercial motorcycles, It was alleged that sympathizers who rushed to the scene to rescue the driver found some fetish items inside the vehicle, raising suspension that the driver was an internet fraudster ‘Yahoo boy.’
While the Ondo State Police Command has said that it could not be confirmed that a 35-year-old man, Olorunfemi Tope, who was killed in a mob attack at the Ijoka Area of Akure, the Ondo State capital, on Monday was not an internet fraudster as allegedWhile reacting, the state Police Public Relations Office, Mrs Funmilayo Odunlami, who confirmed the incident said only two persons were confirmed dead in the incident while the injured were taken to the hospital for treatment.
“But for the quick intervention of the police, his parents too would have been killed.
“In all, two people were confirmed dead while six others involved and injured in the accident are currently in the hospital.”