There was pandemonium at a First City Monument Bank (FCMB) branch in Lagos on Monday after a man showing COVID-19 symptoms collapsed causing customers to flee the scene.
According to reports, the incident occurred at the Onipanu branch of the bank where many customers were reported to have gathered for various transactions.
The man was reported to have suddenly developed difficulty in breathing while trying to use the automated teller machine (ATM) before collapsing to the ground.
His temperature was reportedly taken and it was alarmingly high, causing the customers in the bank to run for their lives.
A report by TVC News reads:
“A man had difficulty breathing and collapsed while trying to use the ATM at FCMB Onipanu in Lagos.
“When the security men checked his temperature, it was alarming. Others waiting to use the ATM took to their heel.
See video below:
At FCMB Onipanu in Lagos today, man started finding it difficult to breath and he collapsed while using ATM machine. When the the security men checked his temperature, it was alarming, bank customers took to their heels.#EaseOfLockdown pic.twitter.com/nt2DQJ82hF
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