Two persons were killed and six others injured in a road accident in the Anthony area of Lagos State.
This was confirmed in a statement issued on Wednesday, September 2, 2020, by Director-General of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu.
Channels Television reported that the accident occurred when four vehicles involving two trucks, a tanker and a commercial bus had a collision.
Dr Oke-Osanyintolu’s statement partly read: “The Agency received distress calls about the above incident and upon arrival at the scene of incident, discovered that a four vehicle accident had occurred comprising two tipper trucks, one with registration number AKM-741ZT, a second tipper with unknown registration number, a loaded tanker with unknown registration number and commercial bus with unknown registration.”
The LASEMA DG explained that emergency responders comprising the Nigeria Police, Fire Service, LRU Fire Unit joined LASEMA at the scene of the incident.