A driver’s recklessness on Thursday afternoon, resulted in an articulated truck losing control and crashing into a building, situated at Owode-Onirin in Lagos. No life was lost.
The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu,who confirmed the incident noted that it happened around 4.10 p.m. on the Lagos-Ikorodu express.
He said that a preliminary report on the accident revealed that the empty articulated truck was involved in a lone accident.
“The articulated truck veered off the road and crashed into a residential building at Owode-Onirin,’’ he explained, adding that no injuries were recorded as the driver and residents of the building were unhurt.
Oke-Osanyintolu said that the accident was caused by the recklessness of the driver.
He said that the truck had been removed off the building with the aid of a private tow truck.
He added that the incident had been handed over to the Police at Owode Onirin police station for further investigation.