Tragedy As 40-feet Container Crushes One, Injures Others In Lagos


The incident, according to eyewitnesses happened on Wednesday at midnight, killing one yet-be-identified man on the spot.

Tragedy As 40-feet Container Crushes One, Injures Others In Lagos

A 40-feet container-laden truck fell on a vehicle, killing a man while three others including a female, were badly injured at Costain roundabout, Surulere area of Lagos State.

The incident, according to eyewitnesses happened on Wednesday at midnight, killing one yet-be-identified man on the spot.

Men of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, members of the Nigerian Police, and Lagos State Environmental Health Monitoring Unit, SEHMU, and other emergency responders are currently at the scene for rescue operations.

Permanent Secretary, LASEMA, Dr. Femi Oke-Osanyintolu, who confirmed the incident, said, “LASEMA, LRT, LASAMBUS officials has handed over the bagged remains of the unidentified adult male crushed to death by the fallen 40-feet container at COSTAIN roundabout to officials of SEHMU.”

Details later…

 

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