Lagos - A commercial motorcyclist was killed while one passenger sustained injuries after their bike crashed into a car at the Ilupeju area of Lagos State.
An eyewitness account said the motorcyclist who was carrying two passengers, was navigating the Egbeyemi end of the area when the car suddenly appeared from the other end and rammed into it, killing the biker on the spot while one of the passengers sustained injuries.
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The other passenger was said to have jumped off the bike before the collision while the driver of the car took to his heels to escape being lynched.
The biker's death sparked off protests from other commercial motorcyclists in the area who were bent on setting the car ablaze but were prevented by the police.
- News 24