Again! Truck falls in Lagos


CITIZENS COMPASS- A 40 feet containerised truck on Sunday, veered off its lane and fell along Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway in Lagos State.

This occurred at day time at Obadeyi inward Meiran.

No life was lost.

Confirming the development, the Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Oluwafemi Oke-Osanyintolu said, ” On arrival of the Agency’s response team to the scene, a fallen Forty ft containerised truck with an unknown registration number was found on the road.

‘Information gathered revealed the truck driver veered off the road while trying to avoid collision with another truck who was driving against traffic.

“No casualties was however recorded at the scene. LRT, Lastma and NPF were all responders at the scene.

“The containerised truck has been successfully recovered off the road with the Agency’s forklift.

“Recovery operation concluded. Traffic flow has been restored.”

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