Accident scene

...handed him over to the Police for further investigation.

Operatives of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) today apprehended a driver of a fully loaded containerised truck after crushing a motor boy to death by MTN inward Sunrise along the Oshodi – Apapa Expressway.

A preliminary investigation revealed that the driver of the fully loaded containerised truck (T_1360LA)  unknowingly crushed a motor boy who was sleeping under his truck while the driver was trying to move along with other loaded trucks going inward Tin Can Port Gate, Apapa.
Immediately the unfortunate incident happened and the motor boy was confirmed dead after rushing to a nearby hospital, the truck driver took to his heels but was immediately apprehended by Lastma officials led by Traffic Officer Adams Lateef ‘Zebra’ (Zone 13) Apapa.
The truck driver was later handed over by Lastma Officials to Policemen from the Trinity Police Division area of Apapa for further investigation.
The General Manager of LASTMA, Mr Bakare Oki, appealed to drivers to ensure they always check around their trucks to ascertain that nothing was found before embarking on any movement.  While sympathizing with the deceased’s family, Mr. Bakare Oki sent his condolences.
BEWARE All Rights Reserved. This material, and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or part without prior express written permission from Juliana Francis

Caring is Sharing ... Think It's Cool? Please Share to Any Icon

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *