A tipper which experienced brake failure and rammed into roadside sellers at Oshodi area of Lagos this afternoon, Monday January 14th, killed a hawker and her child.
The tipper which is said to be loaded with sand, knocked down the hawker and her child, killing them instantly. The deceased before her death, hawker purewater at the popular spot in Lagos.
Here are graphic photos from the scene of the accident below;
This is coming barely 24 hours after it was reported that 15 people reportedly died in an accident that occurred on Saturday night at a market in Iworoko Ekiti, Irepodun/Ifelodun Local Government Area of Ekiti State.
A truck, conveying customised bags of rice with the picture and name of a senator in a neighbouring state caused the accident. It was said to have crushed two other vehicles before ramming into shops.