One dead, seven injured as tanker crashes into bus, Golf car



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One person has been confirmed dead and seven others injured  after a petrol tanker crashed into a Mazda commercial bus and a Golf car on Otedola bridge in Lagos on Thursday morning.

The bus, which had only 10 occupants, was mangled as the tanker crushed it while the car was also dented.

The crash caused a huge traffic buildup on the busy Lagos-Ibadan Expressway inward Berger.

Confirming the incident, the Lagos State Traffic Management Agency said the dead person was a passenger in the bus.

There were no casualties from the car or the tanker.

The vehicles were removed from the road while traffic flow was restored.



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