Firemen from the Kwara State Fire Service have evacuated the corpse of a middle-aged man from a well in Offa in Offa Local Government Area of the state.
Residents of Asaba compound Offa were said to have, on Saturday, discovered that there was a person trapped inside their domestic well.
The incident was reported to men of the state Fire Service at Offa who swung into action and brought out the man dead from the well.
Spokesperson of the state fire service Hassan Adekunle confirmed the incident.
Mr Adekunle said a man whose name was given as Abdulfatai Taiye was brought out dead from the well.
“We were able to recover the victim dead and handed the corpse over to one ASP Hakeem Adebayo of Nigeria Police Force (Offa Command).
“Based on information gathered at the scene, the victim’s name was Abdulfatai Taiye,” he said.