FRSC to investigate stray cow on Third Mainland bridge

 The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) State says it ordered investigation into the authenticity of a recent viral social media video of a cow straying the Third Mainland bridge, Lagos.

FRSC Sector Commander, Mr Olusegun Ogungbemide, said in a statement Friday the command had watched the trending video and condemned the incident totally.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) the incident occurred in the early hours of Wednesday.

“I confirmed the command had carefully watched the viral video and condemned the incident.

“The command has, therefore, directed full investigation into the authenticity of the viral video and the source of the cow forestall future occurrence,” the sector commander said.

He, however, tasked livestock owners ensure their animals kept away from causing distractions motorists plying the roads within the state.

He also advised road users be more and careful of avoidable and unexpected distractions the expressway.

The road safety boss added motorists should promptly report road traffic crashes and other incidents dialing FRSC Toll free number 122. (NAN)