Dangote truck
The affected BRT bus

A female passenger died and 59 others were injured when a Dangote truck collided with a fully-loaded Lagos mass transit bus on Tuesday.

The accident occurred at Ogolonto junction on the busy Ikorodu Road.

The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, confirmed the incident.

He said, “A Dangote truck fully loaded with cement had a brake failure and had a head-on collision with a Primero blue Mass Transit bus with number plate, LSR-228XS, conveying 40 seated and 20 standing passengers.

“All passengers on board suffered various degrees of injuries with one female passenger losing her life and the driver suffered severe life-threatening injuries with his leg decapitated. Recovery operation ongoing.”

Other photos of the incident:

Dangote truck
Dangote truck

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