BREAKING: Many feared killed in accident on Otedola Bridge, Lagos

On Thursday morning a tanker and fully loaded commerical bus were involved in an accident.

This incident occured around 9:00am in the morning at Otedola Bridge, Lagos.

A number of motorist are feareful killed.

According to the eye witness, Remilekun Abiola, the accident involving five vechicle during the early morning downpour at Otedola bridge, Out ward Lagos to Berger.

Though the main cause of the accident where not ascertained at press time, but eyewitness ascribed over speeding and sloopy nature of the Otedola Bridge, coupled with heavy rainfall which affected visibility of the motorists.

At the press time, one of the victim has been confirmed dead by the Lagos State Emergency Agency, LASEM and Lagos State Ambulance Service, LASAMBUS, who raced to the tragic scene.

The eye witness said there many confirmed of causualities and deaths, but so far the LASEM confirmed only one daeth.

The injured victims has been taken to various hospitals for treatment.

The accident led to the confused gridlock along the axis as motorists were trapped in resultant traffic.

Motorists has been told to make use of alternative routine.

Anyone going out of Lagos should make use of Otedola under bridge or go through Ogba-Ojodu Berger axis to connect to Lagos Ibadan Expressway and move on their joruney , LASEM source stated.

 

 

Source: Daily post

Tread Started by: Neon Emmanuel On 12:22pm May 21