Train accident: Lagos reveals 32 victims discharge

Written by on March 10, 2023

In another Development, Lagos State government has revealed that 32 persons have been discharged from the 102 passengers involved in the train accident that happened on Thursday at the PWD Bus stop area of the state.

The Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomo, disclosed this today during a press briefing to give an update on the incident.

According to the commissioner, 19 of the victims were admitted at the Lagos State University Teaching University (LASUTH), five of those were admitted at the Emergency Centre at Tollgate and eight of those admitted at Orile-Agege General Hospital had been discharged.

Abayomi further said that all others still on admission are very stable, disclosing that the accident happened around quarter to eight in the morning while Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) arrived at the scene at Fifteen minutes before eight O’clock, just as the injured passengers arrived at LASUTH at quarter to eight in the morning.

He said that LASEMA did a wonderful job in separating the bus from the train, revealing that from 12 noon yesterday till now, no passenger had died.


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