Several persons may have dead at Abbatoir area of Agege outskirts of Lagos after a train derailed this morning.
Lagos State police spokesman, Olarinde Famous-Cole who confirmed the incident noted that the train also rammed into a Trailer, injuring many and leaving unconfirmed number of victims dead.
According to Famous- Cole who confirmed the incident in a telephone call,
“We just got the information. Our policemen and those attached to the railway command are in control of the situation. I cannot confirm any death, but i can tell you that some persons were injured. ” We shall be able to furnish you with details later please.” (Vanguard)