Three dead as tipper plunged into Lagos river

A tipper on Friday plunged into Epe River in Lagos State, killing the three passengers on board.

The tipper, carrying with sand reportedly fell off the Berger Bridge into the River on Friday night but was removed from the river on Saturday morning.

Efforts of the officials of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), the police and local divers on Friday to rescue the victims were not successful until the following day (Saturday.)

It was gathered that the three men inside the tipper were dead after recovering the truck from the river.

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