A helicopter crashed in Ikeja Lagos on Friday August 28, 2020, killing 2 persons and injuring another person.
It was gathered that the copter lost control as it dropped from the sky around 12 noon. It crashed into a residential building on Salvation Road in the Opebi area.
This news was confirmed by the Lagos State Emergency Agency (LASEMA) and Lagos Rapid Response Squad. They also reported that the injured person was rescued at the scene of the accident.
According to The Punch, Quorum Aviation Limited are the owners of the helicopter that crashed into a building at Opebi, Lagos State. They have issued a statement confirming that the three victims of the accident are its crew members. However, the airline did not give the names of the victims.
The injured crew member is in the Intensive Care Unit of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, while the dead bodies have been deposited at the mortuary.
After the helicopter crashed in Ikeja Lagos, Twitter was agog with various images and videos recorded at the scene of the incident.