Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi have stormed the scene of today’s accident involving a train and two vehicles at PWD area of Lagos.
Sanwo-Olu and Amaechi arrived the scene of the accident which occurred around 8:12am this evening to get on the spot assessment of the incident.
Director General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, Dr. Femi Oke-Osanyintolu, confirmed that one person died and seven others injured.
He said the two vehicles were then dragged along for a stretch of the journey before the train managed to come to a complete halt.
Oke-Osanyintolu said members of the public, especially drivers of commuter buses were reminded to obey traffic regulations to prevent loss of lives, injuries and transport delays.