Lightning: FRSC still investigating cause of officers’ deaths – Zonal Commander



The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) RS2 , Lagos, says it is still investigating the cause of the of three officers struck lightning in Ogun on Wednesday.

Mr Samuel Obayemi, the Commanding Officer in charge of Ogun and Lagos States, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Thursday that the was shocked the .

NAN reports that lightning strike reportedly killed three officials attached to the FRSC, Ogun State Sector , on Wednesday at their office located at the old Ilese tollgate in the Ijebu Northeast Local Government Area of the state.

It was gathered that about 10 officials were at the scene of the when the lightning struck and claimed the lives of the trio.

The occurred when the affected FRSC officials were planning for the early morning parade.

In his reaction, Obayemi, an Assistant Corps Marshal, who mourned the sudden of the officers, said: “Investigation is on to determine the cause of their .

“The report of the investigation  be made available on completion”. (NAN)