Two women have died after a container fell from a truck and landed on a commercial bus at Odo Olowu area, Ijesha bus-stop in Lagos on Friday, August 21,2020.
The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, confirming the heartbreaking news,said the agency received a distress call at about 9pm that an empty 40-feet container has killed two persons in an accident.
According to reports, the truck loaded with an empty 40-feet container, suffered brake failure, rammed into the stationary commercial bus where the victim was and fell down, leading to the death of the victims in a spot.
The victims remains were deposited in the morgue, as families of the victim s has been contacted. This came a month after two workers of the Federal Aviation Authority of Nigeria FAAN, were crushed to death by a truck in Ojota, Lagos state.