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Heavy Duty Truck Causes Traffick Gridlock In Parts of Lagos

Eniola Awokoya

Commuters and road users around Costain, Ojuelebga, Iponri and environs were thrown into confusion on Thursday morning as traffic was unusually heavy.

This was discovered to be due to the closure of the Jibowu bridge inward Ojuelegba road, thereby making it quite difficult for people to find a head way to their various destinations.

Heavy Duty Truck Causes Traffick Gridlock In Parts of Lagos

On arrival at the scene, Happenings correspondent discovered that a long truck without a plate number was earlier found on the bridge with the rear tyres dangling off the bridge.

Investigation conducted at the incident scene revealed that the long truck, while driving from Ogere in Ogun state, enroute the Lagos Flour mill, skidded off the road in the early hours of Thursday morning.

Heavy Duty Truck Causes Traffick Gridlock In Parts of Lagos

The immediate cause of the incident was ascribed to reckless driving.

Heavy Duty Truck Causes Traffick Gridlock In Parts of Lagos

No injuries was sustained by the driver or anybody close-by at the time of incident, no loss of lives also while recovery exercise is ongoing.

Heavy Duty Truck Causes Traffick Gridlock In Parts of Lagos
Heavy Duty Truck Causes Traffick Gridlock In Parts of Lagos