TANKER EXPLOSION CAUSES GRIDLOCK ON LAGOS-IBADAN EXPRESSWAY

TANKER EXPLOSION CAUSES GRIDLOCK ON LAGOS-IBADAN EXPRESSWAY

A tanker explosion which occurred at Otedola Bridge in the early hours of Saturday has caused heavy gridlock on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway.

The spokesperson for the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Nosa Okunbor, confirmed the incident.

It was gathered that the fire started at about 3 a.m. when a trailer loaded with fabrics crashed into a petrol tanker.

Two vehicles were razed in the inferno but no lives were lost.

The fire was put out by the Lagos State Fire Fighters and the (LASEMA) team.