October 22, 2021


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One dead, another injured in Lagos multiple road crash

One person has been confirmed dead, while another was injured in a multiple accident along Oba Agunji Road, Pen Cinema Agege Lagos.

The accident, it was learnt, involved two container trucks, a Lite Ace bus and a saloon car which occurred in the early hours of Saturday.

Preliminary report by the state Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) revealed that the bus ran into a 40-ft container truck resulting in the multiple accident.

Director-General of LASEMA, Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, said one unidentified adult male was found dead on the scene and was taken away by officials of the State Environmental Monitoring Unit (SEHMU).

He stated that an adult male who was the driver of one of the container trucks was rescued and taken to an unknown hospital by bystanders prior to the arrival of the responders.

Oke-Osanyintolu added that all the affected vehicles have been recovered, towed off and handed over to police officers from Agege police station.