(Photos) A Motorcyclist Was Crushed To Death by Train in Lagos


A motorcyclist, identified as Yakubu Samuel was crushed to death at an early hour of Thursday  at Fagba level crossing in Iju Ishaga, Lagos State, western Nigeria.

Yakubu Samuel was a shift leader of a security outfit and attached to CLAM Church in Omole area of Lagos.Samuel, who was riding a power bike marked BDG 601QC, was said to be coming from Abule Egba and ignored the Nigeria Railway Corporation traffic control officer who stopped all vehicles to pave way for the train to pass, he ran into the train and was crushed to death on the spot.

According to an eye witness, Mr. Bola Ojo, rather than exercise patience, the deceased tried to cross the level crossing and thereby paid with his life.“Instead of him to wait for the train to pass he was in a hurry. Now he has lost his life.




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