2 dead and several others wounded as Train collides with passenger bus in Lagos

Two people have been reported dead and several others wounded when a train collided with a bus on Old Abeokuta road, Agege, Lagos.

According to the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority the accident occurred on Friday morning as many were on their way to work.

The agency has since cleared the fatalities and debris from the accident

The State Traffic Management Authority said on twitter: “fatal train-bus accident has been fully recovered. Our officers are currently flushing the heavy traffic trail it has left behind.

Eye witnesses said the accident happened when the train, with people on its top, veered upon sighting the bus from afar. This resulted in many falling on the ground, and some were shredded by the train.

We will provide details soon.

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