NSCDC officer, 2 others killed in Badagry motorcycle clash


An official of Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and two others were on Tuesday burnt beyond recognition following the crash of two motorcycles along Badagry-Seme expressway.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) said it gathered from a witness in Badagry that the collision which occurred around 8 am at Iyaafin area resulted in an explosion.

“The two men on the motorcycle laden with petrol were on top speed and collided with the NSCDC officer on official bike,” the unnamed witness said.

“Fire however broke out and inflicted various degrees of burns on them.

“They were later rescued and taken to Badagry General Hospital where they were later referred to LASUTH for further treatment.”

An official told NAN at Badagry General Hospital that the victims had been assigned an emergency ambulance to take them to LASUTH Gbagada for further treatment.