An unidentified man has been pronounced dead after he was found lying unconscious along the Opebi-Oregun link bridge in Lagos State.
The man is believed to have slumped while he was out jogging on Saturday, January 20th.
He was confirmed dead by doctors at a nearby hospital where he was rushed to by passersby after they discovered his lifeless body.
A statement released from the Lagos State Ministry of Health on Sunday noted that the man is probably in his mid-thirties and urged residents of the area who may be looking for a missing relative or anyone with useful information on the man’s identity to notify the Area F police command in Ikeja.
The statement in full:
“This is to notify residents of Ikeja LG and its environs that an unidentified man probably in his mid 30’s supposedly slumped while jogging along Opebi end of Opebi-Oregun Link Bridge yesterday morning. He was immediately rushed by passersby to a nearby private hospital where he was confirmed dead. We hereby urge residents of the area who may be looking for such a relative or anyone with any useful information on his identity to proceed without delay to the Area F Nigeria Police Command in Ikeja for proper identification”.