Ojodu trailer accident: Three survivors leave hospital
Three survivors in the truck accident involving students at Ogunnusi Road bus stop, Ojodu, Berger in Lagos State have been discharged.
Mr. Dauda Ajibade, the father of 15-year-old Olarenwaju Ajibade, who was placed on oxygen for life support told The Guardian yesterday that his son, Olarenwaju is hale and fine and has been discharged from Gods Apple City Hospital.
He also confirmed that 12-year-old Akinkunmi Usain, a JSS1 student of Omole Junior School whose face was affected in the accident and Wisdom Ezejiofor, an SS3A student of Ojodu Grammar School, who also sustained bruises on his body, legs and waist have been discharged.
Dauda said: “We were discharged on Thursday evening. My son is all right now. But they referred us to Ikeja General hospital for further checkups. The hospital refunded the N100, 000, I paid for the initial deposit at the hospital. They also refunded the money others paid. I will be going to Ikeja on Monday for the appointment.”
The Guardian had reported how an articulated truck rammed into students that were returning from school along Isheri Road, just before the Ojodu Police Station.