Four persons continued to dwell among the living after escaping death on Monday following a trailer accident.

An eyewitness told Bounce News the brake of the tipper failed and the driver lost control causing him to veer off the road into an empty boutique located at Shasha area, in Egbeda. 

Property worth thousand of Naira have also been destroyed.

Fortunately, the boutique was not opened when the accident happened, and the four, who sustained injuries were passengers of the tipper.

Residents in the area say this is the third accident at this spot over the last 60 days which has left at least a dozen people injured.

All the injured have been taken to hospital for treatment after the case was reported at the Afoka Police Station in Shasha.

Meanwhile the owner of the store has also been to the police station to make an official report.

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