The accident scene

By Evelyn Usman

Three children of the same parents were reportedly killed on the spot, at Sangotedo area of Lagos, after a vehicle driving against traffic rammed into them.

Another victim, a pedestrian waiting to get a vehicle to his destination, was said to be battling with life at an undisclosed hospital.

A report had it that the siblings, who finished jogging, went to assist their mother, a petty trader, to display her Tomatoes. Barely had they begun than they were run into by the motorist.

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Other commuters, who narrowly escaped, sustained varying degrees of injuries.

There were different accounts of what caused the accident. A version had it that the driver of the vehicle was a learner, while another said that the vehicle had a brake failure.

Vanguard News Nigeria.

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