22 people almost fell into the lagoon as bus somersault on 3rd mainland bridge
Who were inside a 22 seaters Volkswagen bus on their way to Lagos Island survived an almost tragic accident, which would have gotten them thrown into the lagoon.
The bus was said to have somersaulted several times and stopped from falling into the lagoon by the bridge’s crash barrier.
Rapid Response Squad tweeted:
”Crash Barrier Saves 22 Passengers from Plunging into Lagos Lagoon The crash barrier on the 3rd Mainland Bridge around 6:30 a.m today prevented a loaded Volkswagen LT bus from landing in the Lagoon when it somersaulted on its way to the Island.”
“@rrslagos767 and @lasemasocial who responded swiftly had hectic time attending to the 22 passengers of the bus who sustained varied degrees of injuries. The First Aid knowledge of @rrslagos767 officers was helpful as they joined medical workers in administering aid on victims.”