SAD! Tension As Petrol Tanker Mysteriously Catches Fire In Ogun State

9 months ago by: Chris Brazz
-- (m) at 18-09-2019 05:13PM (9 months ago)

(4733 | Gistmaniac)

A truck fully loaded with Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, also known as petrol, has exploded and caught fire in Ogun State.

The fuel laden tanker, DAILY POST learnt, mysteriously went up in flames where it was parked overnight.

The incident, it was gathered, occurred at the median, by Kwyakyama axis, after Ogere toll gate, along the Ogun State portion of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

The Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement (TRACE) corps, Babatunde Akinbiyi, confirmed the incident.

Akinbiyi said the incident, on Wednesday, necessitated the diversion of traffic inbound Ibadan into Iperu town, enroute Saapade to Ibadan.

He said that,
“Rescue operations are ongoing by TRACE Corps, FRSC, Police and the Fire Service.
” adding that no casualty has been recorded.

No reason has been given for the sudden explosion of the tanker.

-- fineboy77 (m) at 19-09-2019 09:02AM
(10192 | Hero)

Are these products not meant to be delivered after loading?,why must a sane person park such where it could be a risk to human life?