One is killed when a tanker falls off the Soka Bridge in Ibadan.
The tragic event comes after the driver of an articulated truck was killed on 11 November when a truck fell off the Soka Bridge in Ibadan, Oyo State.
A truck was reportedly carrying fuel from Lagos to Ibadan on the Lagos-Ibadan highway, but suddenly lost control, fell off a bridge and crashed into the river, leaving the driver dead in place.
Confirming the incident, the head of the Nigerian Security and Civil Protection Corps (NSCDC) Emergency Management, Oyo State Command, Assistant Commander Shehu ibn Umar said the incident could have been the result of a breakdown. brakes or fatigue from driving long distances.