A major multiple accident occurred in the early hours of today which recorded one dead and other wounded on ‘Kara’ bridge outward Lagos.
The multiple accident which occurred around 7am today involved a fully loaded 40fts containerised truck with 5 other private vehicles.
A male hawker selling died instantly during the accident.
The corpse of the dead hawker and injured victims were taken to Accident And Emergency Centre, Kilometre Zero, Old Toll Gate, in Lagos
It was alleged that the fully loaded 40fts containerised truck developed a brake failure and crushed 4 other private vehicles (Passat Jeep AGL 323 GK), (A Camry MUS 270 HE), (Black colour Lexus Jeep) and (Black Prado Jeep) including an Hiace 18-seater commercial bus with passengers.
The truck with 4 other accidented private vehicles involved in the fatal accident were immediately removed from the scene to pave ways for free flow of traffic to other road users.