January 19, 2017 – Fuel Tanker Heading To Ibadan Suffers Brake Failure, Falls Into Ditch On Otedola Bridge
A fully loaded fuel tanker on Wednesday fell off the Otedola Bridge near the Lagos State Government secretariat, spilling it all on the road.
The accident was caused by brake failure.
The tanker was heading to Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, after loading in Apapa. It plunged into a nearby ditch after detaching from the truck.
Operatives of Lagos State Fire Service and Lagos Emergency (LASEMA) removed the tanker from the scene.
They barred vehicular movement until the clean-up of the road.