In a tragic incident along the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway, one person, identified as an undergraduate student, has lost their life as a petroleum tanker loaded with Automated Gas Oil, commonly known as Diesel, toppled onto two buses at the Kola area.
The accident has reignited demands from residents for immediate repairs on the road, describing it as a perilous hazard in its current deplorable condition.
The identity of the deceased student is yet to be disclosed.
The unfortunate event underscores the pressing need for attention to be directed towards the maintenance and repair of the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway, which locals assert has transformed into a death trap due to its severely deteriorated state.
Details on the incident are anticipated to emerge as investigations unfold.