One Dead, Four Seriously Injured as Truck Runs Over Pedestrians
One person has reportedly died as four others sustained injuries in a ghastly road accident along Sango Tollgate inbound Lagos, along Lagos-Abeokuta expressway.
According to DAILY POST, the accident occurred around 4:49am on Tuesday involving seven vehicles.
It was reported that the containerized truck had brake failure and hit the other vehicles at the rear, running over group of commuters waiting to board commercial buses at Tollgate bus stop.
It ended up crushing one person to death and injured several others, including two motorcyclists awaiting passengers.
Ogun TRACE Corps spokesperson, Babatunde Akinbiyi said the accidental vehicle had been removed from the road while the injured victims were rushed to State hospital, Ota.
The dead victim has been taken to a state morgue in Ifo.