No fewer than two students of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso on Tuesday lost their lives during a road accident that occurred in Ogbomoso.

About five of the students of the institution were involved in the accident that occurred along Aroje road, opposite Bovas Petroleum station, Ogbomoso but two died on the spot

Correspondent Tade Oludayo reports that other students injured in the accident have been rushed to the hospital.

The institution, while confirming the death of the students, described it as devastating.

LAUTECH Vice- Chancellor, Professor Michael Olufisayo Ologunde, while speaking prayed to God to give the entire University community the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss.