Lightening has killed three persons in Ijebu Ode, Ogun State, following hours of heavy rainfall in the town on Thursday.
The incident occurred near the Dipo Dina International Stadium.
The three victims, all males, were riding a motorcycle.
They ran to the front of a locked up shop to take a shelter from the heavy rain, and were suddenly struck by lightning, which killed all of them instantly.
Panic stricken passerby’s fled the area, while others who stayed behind covered the bodies with clothes.Please subscribe to our newsletter