Tragedy over weekend in Ijora Costain axis, Lagos, when a commercial bus had a fatal accident.
The driver was said to have lost control of the vehicle and made a head-on collision with a rigged pole by the side of the road and no less than three people were injured in the accident.
The most affected of the injured was a young guy who sat beside the driver. He was so unfortunate he got stuck in the wreckage of the vehicle. It took a very long time to get him out after much effort by concerned road users. Emergency lines were called several times and the response was the number was not reachable.
He was eventually taken off the wreckage by a team of vehicle towers that were called to the scene of the accident. An ambulance arrived, but not until the victim had been rescued and in a very critical condition.
He was later taken away in the ambulance for further treatment.