Train Crushes Trapped Trailer In Lagos, Two Die, Others Injured

At least, two persons were reported to have died, while two others severely injured, after a train crushed an articulated truck trapped on rain line at Iju rail-station on Thursday, their death was said to have occurred after they fell off the train during the crushing.

It was learned that both people that died and those injured were illegal passengers, who make use of rooftop of the train to either escape paying the train fare or as result of eagerness to get to their destinations, due to commuters surge at a rail station.

The Guild gathered that after the two people that died during the accident were removed and taken to the mortuary, others too who were reported injured were also rushed to the hospital for immediate medical attention.

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