Many people are feared after a train derailed at the Abbatoir area of Agege in Lagos this morning. Lagos State police spokesman, Olarinde Famous-Cole who confirmed the incident, said that some persons were killed during the incident while many persons were seriously injured. Many vehicles and properties worth several millions of Naira were destroyed.
“We just got the information. Our policemen and those attached to the railway command are in control of the situation. I cannot confirm any death, but I can tell you that some persons were injured. We shall furnish you with details later please.” he said