WATCH VIDEO: Moment a container-laden truck fell in Dopemu, Lagos


A video showing the moment a container fell off a truck along Sawmill road in Dopemu, Lagos state on Monday morning January 30, has made the rounds on social media.


Thankfully, no vehicle was driving along the road at the time the truck fell.


Watch video below... 

The incident happened barely 24 hours after nine passengers lost their lives when another container-laden truck fell on a commercial bus on Ojuelegba bridge in the city.


Olufemi Damilola Oke-Osanyintolu, permanent secretary, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), confirmed that two children were among the casualties.


Another nine people were injured and treated in a hospital.


Different containers have been involved in accidents on the bridge in the past.


Reacting to the latest accident, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, governor of Lagos, promised that barricades would be constructed on the bridge to restrict the movement of articulated vehicles. 

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