Seven passengers of a commercial bus have been hospitalised after the commercial vehicle was involved in a lone accident on Third Mainland Bridge in the early hours of Monday, January 18, 2021.
The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, said the agency’s Tiger Team arrived at the accident scene to discover the commercial bus with registration number FST 434 XV rammed into a barrier used for road diversion due to over speeding, resulting in 7 passengers sustaining injuries.
No fatality was recorded and all the victims were stabilised and taken to the Trauma Centre by the agency’s officials and paramedics.
The affected vehicle has been successfully recovered and towed with the use the agency’s light tow truck.
LASEMA encouraged all motorists to drive within speed limits to avoid loss of lives and properties.