A man has been reported to have jumped into the Lagos Lagoon from the Third Mainland Bridge in an apparent act of suicide.
This was based on the report which emanated from the Twitter handle of the Lagos State Rapid Response Squad (RRS) who were at the scene of the tragedy.
With the assistance of the Marine Police and local divers, the body was recovered.
The body has been taken to the Ebute Ero Police Division.
Read tweet below:
A man has jumped into the Lagoon from 3rd Mainland Bridge. RRS riders got to the scene almost immediately and radioed for assistance from the Marine Police, LASG rescue Boats & local divers who recovered the corpse . The remains have been taken to Ebute Ero division. #TheGoodGuys pic.twitter.com/J2f69EJvwE
— Rapid Response Squad (@rrslagos767) November 2, 2018