A lady identified Omotomi Akinsanya, was reportedly injured on her leg after being hit by a hit-and-run Lebanese who allegedly drove against traffic in the Victoria Island area of Lagos.
The incident, which was confirmed on the Twitter account of SP Benjamin Hundeyin, Spokesperson for the Lagos State Police Command, reportedly occurred on Wednesday at around 0745hrs.
According to reports, a middle-aged Lebanese named John Greg’m’ allegedly drove a Toyota 4Runner recklessly and against traffic on Sanusi Fafunwa Road, striking one Omotomi and causing serious injuries to her leg.
When he noticed the act, he was said to have sped away, but he was pursued and apprehended by sympathizers.
The suspect was later arrested and turned over to the police.
The Police Spokesperson said in his tweet, “Suspect in our custody. Vehicle impounded and in our station. Victim undergoing treatment at LASUTH. The victim’s family was duly informed. Embassy of Lebanon duly informed. Investigation ongoing,”