Truck falls on car with 4 occupants in Lagos

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Lagos State says on Sunday night at Ojuelegba, inward the Stadium area on Funsho Williams Avenue a 40ft containerized truck (DAF blue color) fell on a Toyota Camry with registration number KRD 822 FZ.

Route Commander Olabisi Sonusi, FRSC Public Education Officer said all four occupants of the car were evacuated alive as they were attended to by the Lagos Ambulance Service, LASAMBUS.

The rescue operation involved the FRSC, LASEMA, Army, Police and LASTMA.

FRSC Lagos Sector Commander, Olusegun Ogungbemide warned owners of articulated vehicles to maintain minimum safety standards or stay off the road saying the crash would have been more devastating if the container was properly twist locked.

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