A truck has reportedly rammed into Grammar School, killing many students in the process.
Newsonline understands that a truck has reportedly rammed into Ojodu Grammar School alongside Ojodu-Berger area of Lagos state, Nigeria’s commercial city, killing several students who were returning from school.
Though Newsonline Nigeria cannot independently verify the number of students killed, a report filed by POOJA Media, an Editor at Ojodu Times, claim no fewer than 10 students have been killed in the accident.
Taking to the micro-blogging site, Twitter, @PoojaMedia wrote with an image: “According to reports, a truck just ran into Grammar school, Ojodu Berger students that just closed & over 10 were killed (numbers still increasing).
“The driver ran to Excellence hotel in Ogba before he was arrested. This is so sad”
Another twitter user @am andaoruh
“The driver fled the scene &he was chased by students and others and his truck set ablaze. The students are destroying any truck seen.”
This is happening right now around Excellence Hotel Ogba, this truck allegedly killed 17 students at Grammar School while they were about to cross.The driver fled the scene &he was chased by students and others and his truck set ablaze.The students are destroying any truck seen pic.twitter.com/10zajB4tNn
— Amanda Oruh (@amandaoruh) December 7, 2021
Confirming the incident, another twitter user @OduduwaR, uploaded a video of some injured students suspected to have been victims of the clash at Ojodu Grammar School with a caption: “Kindly retweet aggressively an accident just happened along grammar school Lagos. Secondary school students are brutally injured. They need help now.”
Kindly retweet aggressively an accident just happened along grammar school Lagos. Secondary school students are brutally injured. They need help now.
ODUDUWA REPUBLIC NOW/BIAFRA NOW pic.twitter.com/5KvfxflvU2
— Oduduwa Republic (@OduduwaR) December 7, 2021