The son of the late Governor Olusegun Agagu of Ondo State, Feyi, Thursday survived the Associated Airlines plane¬† crash that killed about 15 others, including the son of Chief Olu Falae,¬†Deji, who is the state Commissioner for Culture and Tourism as well as the chief executive of MIC Casket,¬†Tunji Okusanya among others.
The 20-searer chartered aircraft which also contained the remains of the late Agagu crashed at the domestic wing of the Murtala Muhammad Airport (MMA2) in Lagos, shortly after take off.
Feyi was said to have sustained non-life threatening injuries in the crash and he is believed to be among the survivors that had been taken to the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) for medical attention.
A member of former President Olusegun Obasanjo‚Äôs¬† family ¬†whose name could not be ascertained as at the time of filing this report was said to have died¬† in the crash.
The management of the Federal Airports Authority¬† of¬† Nigeria (FAAN) confirmed that¬† 20 passengers ¬†were¬†¬† on board ¬†the ¬†Associated Airlines plane¬† that crashed¬† in Lagos.
FAAN‚Äôs spokesman, Yakubu Datti¬† told our correspondent that 15¬† of the passengers were confirmed dead, while five¬† passengers sustained injuries.
Meanwhile, the casket containing the body of the¬†¬†late Agagu has been recovered and taken to the Airforce Base,¬†Ikeja.