Three rescued as container falls on vehicles in Lagos

A fire incident reportedly broke due to the incident, leaving an unknown number of persons trapped under the container.
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At least three people have been rescued after a container fell off a truck and landed on a Sport Utility Vehicle and a commercial vehicle in the Igando area of Lagos State.

According to reports, the incident occurred on Monday night in front of Omark School, by Dapson Bus-Stop, Akesan, Igando

A fire incident reportedly occurred due to the incident, leaving an unknown number of persons trapped under the container.

Although the fire has since been put out, a traffic jam has been experienced in the area as a result of the incident.

The South-West Coordinator of the National Emergency Management Agency, Ibrahim Farinloye, confirmed the report.

Daily Trust quoted Farinloye as saying, "Report of a fire outbreak was reported from the scene.

"Three persons have since been rescued I’ve and they are receiving treating in a hospital."

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