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4 killed on Lekki-Epe expressway as Toyota Camry somersaults


Four persons were killed in an auto-crash involving a Toyota Camry and a stationary tricycle on the Lagos – Epe expressway on Sunday.

The Camry registered as LSR-724-FW, reportedly lost a tyre while on top speed, rammed into a man washing his tricycle and somersaulted into a ditch.

All the occupants of the car died, along with the tricylist.

Director General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, told NAN that the accident occurred at about 5 p.m. on Sunday.

The LASEMA boss confirmed the death of four persons.

He said that the state emergency response team and police officers from nearby Odo-Noforija Divisional Headquarters evacuated the remains to Epe General Hospital.