Two Dead As Petrol Truck Explodes At Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway
A petrol tanker exploded at the old toll gate end of the Lagos-Abeokuta expressway on Friday killing two people.
Yans gathered that the inferno began around 12.05 a.m.
According to the spokesperson for the state fire service, Muinat Adeleke-Ashimi two bodies were found around 4.00 a.m.
She said, “The petrol tanker skidded off the road, which resulted in the fire. Our men arrived at the scene at 12.14 a.m.
“The fire was extinguished around 4.00 a.m. when two casualties were found, a male and a female.
“We are presently damping the fire.”