Auto crash claims bike man, injures 2 others on Lagos-Badagry expressway


One person has been confirmed dead while two others sustained different degrees of injury when a Toyota Camry car and a private motorcycle collided on the Lagos-Badagry Expressway on Tuesday.

The Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Badagry Unit, Mr William Manga, confirmed the incident to newsmen in Badagry on Wednesday, saying that it occurred at the Age-Mowo axis of the expressway at about 8.50pm.

“The accident involved a Toyota Camry car with registration number FST 81 FN and a private Bajaj motorcycle.

“Our personnel got to the scene of the accident at exactly 9.00pm.; three persons were involved in the accident.

“The motorcyclist died instantly while two others in the Camry car sustained injury.

“Two of the victims were immediately rushed to General Hospital in Badagry for treatment while the corpse of the motorcycle rider was deposited in the hospital’s mortuary,” he said.

Manga called on motorists plying the Agbara-Badagry expressway to be conscious of the single lane being used by road users.

He urged all motorists to adhere to speed limits and conduct routine vehicle checks on their vehicles, for prompt detection and replacement of faulty parts

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