“@gidifeedtv: Petrol tanker goes up in flames on Kara bridge in Lagos this morning. Efforts are being made to place out the fireplace. @Gidi_Traffic pic.twitter.com/Uf9RB096Lq
— 𝔾𝕀𝔻𝕀𝕋ℝ𝔸𝔽𝔽𝕀ℂ (@Gidi_Traffic) June 21, 2020
There has been an explosion on Kara Bridge, Lagos-Ibadan Expressway early hours of Sunday.
Explosion sounds and wildfires had been heard and seen from distance in accordance with eyewitnesses accounts.
BBC Pidgin, talking with the driving force of the tanker, defined that whereas he was parked on the bridge ready for curfew time to be over, one other tanker with a failed brake rammed into his personal ready tanker and the remainder is historical past.
Vehicles had been heard honking horns and making an attempt to manoeuvre their methods out of the menacing incident.
Firefighters, in accordance with the report, additionally arrived on the accident scene to regulate the scenario.
If you’re in your means in the direction of Kara Bridge or Berger, it’s higher you rethink that transfer now.
A gasoline lading tanker is on hearth severely.
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