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Miracle as man was rescued alive from 160ft well in Ojota

Residents of Kujore Street, Ojota, were thrown in deep shock after a resident was evacuated from a 160ft deep well in the area today, April 25, 2017.

InsideMainland gathered that the incident occurred around 6:35 am while residents are making plans to commence their respective daily activities.

The man was reportedly found inside the well with the circumstances leading to the event yet to be ascertained.

The Emergency Response Team of LASEMA and the Lagos State Fire Service however responded to the situation after a distress call was made.

The rescue officers confirmed that the man sustained a right femoral fracture and a left knee joint dislocation.

He was subsequently rushed to the hospital for urgent care, LASEMA sources told InsideMainland.



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