It was a mild drama in Cement Bus Stop area of Lagos, yesterday, as motorists have to spend several hours passing through a distance of about 100 meters along the highway.
The “go slow” was as a result of an overspending truck that fell and created an obstacle along the Lagos-Abeokuta express way in Lagos.
When LEADERSHIP reached the venue, it was observed that the traffic jam was caused by a cooling van driver who was on a high speed with the registration number: AAA201xE.
Eyewitness account who were at the scene of accident when it occurred confirmed that the cooling van was on top speed. According to the police who rushed to the accident venue for rescue mission, the van fell down due to the over speeding caused by the van driver.
There were no injuries but the accident made a lot of road users end up spending hours at that particular spot. The truck had since been removed by the Lagos State Transport Management Agency (LASTMA) with the help of the police.