Another tanker explosion rocks Lagos


In what seems to be a recurring decimal, Otedola Bridge area of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway was again rocked with another tanker explosion.

Our correspondent gathered that the incident happened around 2.30am.

The Public Relations Officer, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Nosa Okunbor, confirmed the incident in a statement.

In the statement, he explained that incident occurred when an articulated truck carrying fabrics rammed into a petrol tanker, which triggered the explosion.

Though no lives were lost, the two vehicles were completely consumed in the inferno.

The state Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu had visited the scene early this to assess the extent of damage.





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