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Tension as man slumps in Ikeja – Photo

Motorist and onlookers around the usually busy Medical road end of Ikeja, Lagos Mainland, were left in shock in the early hours of today, Monday, March 12, 2018.

This was due to a middle aged man who slumped in the axis at about 7:24 am.  The unidentified man slumped along Simbiat Abiola, Ikeja, Lagos Mainland.

The unidentified man, suspected to be in his thirties sustained a serious head injury as he hit his head very hard on the road. His fall was also accompanied by convulsion, a development which led to apprehension among those present.

The victim whose fall startled everyone did not show any sign of ailment or pain before he fell. He was just walking on the pedestrian lane like every other person till his sudden fall.

Immediately after the fall, onlookers made a distress call to the officials of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), but they took too long to locate the scene.

Luckily, concerned citizens called the attention of police officers on duty around that axis. The Police officers immediately administered first aid on the victim who was now conscious before he was taken to a nearby hospital for proper medical care.



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