Itire community in Mushin was thrown into mourning as a man, Cisse reportedly died after jumping into a well to pick up his phone which is said not to be worth more than N3000.
According to reports, the deceased was relaxing beside the well when his phone fell off his pocket.
He was said to have launched into the well to retrieve the phone but didn’t make it out alive.
According to an eyewitness, “Neighbors quickly called for help. Even the firemen came to assist, but by the time he was brought out, he had already died.“
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Man dies after jumping into a well to retrieve his N3k phone . . Tragedy struck yesterday evening on Olanrewaju Street, #Itire road, #Mushin, #LagosState, as a Nigerien man, known as #Cisse, died after jumping into a well to retrieve his phone said to be worth about N3,000. . . The deceased, whose shop is situated nearby, was said to have sat down on the well when his phone mistakenly fell inside and he immediately jumped in to retrieve it but never made it back alive. . . According to an eyewitness, Yinka: “Neighbors quickly called for help. Even the firemen came to assist, but by the time he was brought out, he had already died.“