Passenger Train Crushes Beggar To Death In Lagos
Scene of the Train derailment at Agege, Lagos. Twitter

Lagos District Manager of the Nigerian Railway Corporation, Jerry Oche yesterday confirmed the death of a beggar that was crushed by a passenger train in Mushin area of Lagos.

Concise News gathered that an Ijoko to Iddo bound Mass Transit Train crushed a beggar to death near the Mushin railway station on Monday morning.

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Addressing the newsmen, Mr Jerry Oche, confirmed the incident advising people to endeavour to obey the order and signs attached to the rail lines.

“Anybody who has no business entering the train should not be on the rail corridor, because it is very dangerous.“It’s like a suicide mission seeing a train approaching and you are still sitting down on the track,” he said.

According to NAN reports that the unidentified beggar was one of the six beggars that sat in a row near the railway line at the Mushin Railway corridor.