Over Speeding Fuel Truck Falls And Crushes A Car Leaving One Person Dead

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According to the State Emergency Management Agency, the Mack Truck with registration number AGL 664 XG laden with 33,000 litre PMS, belonging to Forte Oil, fell due to the overspeeding of the driver.

‘While the truck was trying to turn at the round-about, it fell on another Hyunda Saloon Car and the only occupant, an unidentified adult male died in the car.’

The prompt response of LASEMA, Lagos State Fire Service, LASTMA, Civil Defense, FRSC and The Nigeria Police force to the scene for recovery operation prevented the incident from escalting into a major disaster with the spillage and also promiximity of the incident to a filling station.

The truck was carefully lifted, while the dead body was extricated and subsequently taken to Ikorodu General Hospital Mortuary.

Also the vehicles involved in the were cleared off the road and handed to the Police.

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2 Comments

  1. adamma says

    all these tanker drivers should be careful naaa
    just imagine

  2. magnus says

    This is so disturbing
    more deaths nawa oooo God help us oooo