A tanker conveying petrol has exploded near Otedola Estate on the outbound service lane of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway on Saturday.
Dark flames can be seen leaping into the air, clouding the evening sky as vehicles continued to move on other lanes of the expressway.
The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) are yet to arrive at the location at the time of filing this report
Recall that another articulated vehicle laden with petrol exploded in Lagos in October.
Watch the video below…
We can confirm that the fire is coming from just in front of Otedola Estate.
Emergency services needed on site ASAP pic.twitter.com/N2TwNZrEYh
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