Many feared dead in fatal accident involving trailer and BRT bus in Ikorodu (Photos)

Many feared dead and scores injured in fatal accident in Ikorodu involving a cement loaded trailer and BRT bus.

According to LASTMA, the loaded trailer going to Ikorodu veered off the main carriageway to collide with a high capacity bus on the BRT corridor leading to a fatal accident.

Many feared dead in fatal accident between trailer and BRT bus in Ikorodu (Photos)


The incident was reported to have occurred  this morning and causalities rushed to the nearest hospital.

According to the Lagos State Transport Management Authority (LASTMA), movements in and out the axis is heavy due to onlookers but the necessary agencies were on ground to salvage the situation.

A fatal accident involving a loaded trailer going into Ikorodu that skidded off the main carriageway to collide with a high capacity bus on the BRT corridor,” they tweeted via their official handle.

Casualties have been taken to the hospital. Movement in/out of Ikorodu is heavy due to onlookers. Effort is on for the recovery.

The evacuation process has started. Traffic backlog has extended to Oja b/stop for those coming from Ikorodu. The backlog is at Asolo for those going into Ikorodu.

See pictures below.

The number of casualties cannot be confirmed at the time of this report.

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