Lagos corps member with earpiece plugged in, confirmed dead after Ikeja train accident

Yet another rail accident which occurred yesterday.

A National Youth Service Corps member, deployed to Lagos State for her service has been reportedly confirmed dead.

The deceased identified as only Debbie, was reportedly involved in a train accident yesterday in Ikeja area of the State, which according to sources left her body seriously mangled.

It was reported that the corps member was later rushed to the hospital for medical attention by some people, even though her case seemed hopeless.

It was further gathered that the hospital where she was taken to, was kept secret by officials of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC).

According to an eyewitness , who spoke to a news correspondent said;

The train was not moving at a high speed. People tried to call her attention to the incoming train but she didn’t yield to the call as she continued pressing her mobile phone.”

He also further stated that “I was looking at her from where I stood and saw her with an earpiece plugged into her ears which made her unable to hear the sound of the incoming train.

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