Photos: Train derails at Agege, Passengers scamper for safety
Photos: Train derails at Agege, Passengers scamper for safety

Train derails at Agege, one person confirm dead

A train carrying passengers along Agege in Lagos has been reported left its track, while passengers were seen scampering for safety.

The image shows a section of an old train disconnected from other parts, thereby sliding away from track.

The incident is said to have caused traffic jam in the area.

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There has been no reports of causalities as at the time of this report.

Train derails at Agege

Train derails at Agege

Train derails at agege

Train derails from track at agege

NRC has confirmed one person dead while several others were injured.

The NRC official who spoke with our correspondence said normalcy at the scene of the incident,” has been restored.

According to him, the NRC officials have been working to re-rail the train and repair the track.

The RDM said the operation would start immediately the tracks were fixed.