A patient suspected to be experiencing Covid-19 and being moved to Osun State from Oyo State kicked the bucket on Sunday when police blocked the vehicle conveying him, it has been educated.
It was accumulated that officials of Osun State Police Command blocked a few people shipping the alleged Covid-19 patient around 6:30 pm.
The vehicle, Mazda 323, with enrollment number KFS 409 EH, with which the patient was being shipped was captured at Odo-Oba fringe point in Iwo Local Government Area of the state.
It was found out that the driver of the vehicle, in the organization of others, was shipping the debilitated individual from Ibadan into Osun before they were captured because of the prohibition on intra-transport development into Osun by the state government.
While the police were grilling the tenants of the vehicle, the wiped out man, one Yusuf Ishola, was said to have hacked wildly and afterward kicked the bucket. Thus, the security agents, alongside neighborhood government authorities at the checkpoint, requested that the vehicle come back to Ibadan.
The driver of the vehicle, distinguished as Ismaila Ademola, was said to turn the vehicle and claimed to be coming back to Oyo just to arrive at a point and veered into a shrubbery way and stow away, trusting that the security agents will leave the point so he could proceed with the excursion into Osun.
They, in any case, didn’t prevail as the nearby government authorities and the police brushed the shrubbery way, discovered them and drove them back to Oyo limit town.
The group, it was found out, ensured it gave over the vehicle and its tenants to ASP Adebayo Michael at Iyana Offa in Oyo State.
Osun State Police Public Relations Officer, Yemisi Opalola, who affirmed the report, clarified that the vehicle was moving a carcass in organization of others and was blocked at the outskirt checkpoint.