Lagos - A man was crushed to death by a bus, with his head severed after the bus veered from the road, with the victim's wife narrowly escaping death after the two were waiting for the bus.
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An eyewitness said that the man and his wife were waiting to board a vehicle when the 50-seater bus veered off the road and crushed the man to death, with his dying instantly.
The woman narrowly escaped death with some passengers on the bus sustaining varying degrees of injuries.
It is believed that the bus' brakes might have failed with the manner in which it slammed into the man without slowing down.
The identity of the deceased has yet to be released.
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- News 24