UPDATED : One Killed, Many Injured In Otedola Auto Crash – (See Videos)


A tanker has collided with a fully loaded commercial bus on Otedola Bridge in Lagos leaving one person dead and seven injured on Thursday morning.

The accident involved a Mazda bus with 10 passengers and a tanker on Otedola Bridge at the lane inwards Berger, causing heavy traffic that stretches beyond the state Secretariat in Alausa.

In a statement issued by Dr Olufemi Damilola Oke-Osanyintolu
DG/CEO LASEMA, he said all relevant emergency agencies are on the ground to prevent a fire outbreak

His words “Situation Report concerning a road traffic accident at Otedola bridge inward Berger. 21/05/2020

Upon arrival of the LRT at the incident, it was discovered that a tanker loaded with PMS rammed into a bus and a car.

2 adult males and a child were severely injured by the impact and were attended to by the Agency’s officials ,before being taken to trauma center for further treatment. Unfortunately, 1 adult female lost her life at the scene and her remains have been transported to the mortuary.

Recovery of the 3 affected vehicles from the road has been carried out by the Agency’s light tow truck.

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Dr Olufemi Damilola Oke-Osanyintolu

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