BREAKING: Truck falls from Otedola bridge in Lagos as motorboy dies

A truck fully loaded with wheat has involved in a solitary accident on Otedola Bridge inward Ojodu Berger in the early hour of Tuesday (Today).

This is according to the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency boss, Dr Olufemi Damilola Oke-Osanyintolu.

Oke-Osanyintolu said his men arrived at the incident scene and discovered that a truck with unknown registration number was involved in a solitary accident.

It gathered that, the truck while descending the hill from Mobil filling station inward Otedola was trying to avoid collusion with another vehicle, lost control and crashed into the side of the bridge.

The driver compartment was found hanging down the bridge with some of the product (wheat) all over the road blocking the entire route under the bridge inward Otedola estate.

A young adult male who happens to be one of the occupants of the truck fell off the bridge and lost his life.

The Agency’s Crane has been dispatched for swift recovery of the impediment.

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