A tanker conveying petrol has exploded near Otedola Estate on the outbound service lane of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway on Saturday.
A video on social media showed thick, dark flames leaping into the air, clouding the evening sky as vehicles continued to move on other lanes of the Expressway.
The Otedola section of the Expressway has been noted for similar accidents.
In October, a tanker loaded with petrol exploded on Otedola Bridge.
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.
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