A Forte oil tanker carrying fuel exploded on top of Ojuelegba bridge, Lagos, Saturday [Dec. 5] morning. The tanker explosion reportedly started massive inferno which consumed nearby vehicles and buildings as the fire continues to rage.
Fire service agents have since helped to contain the inferno. Witness said there was no casualty.
"@deartosin: A fully laden Forte oil tanker fell off Ojuelegba bridge & has just exploded @RC1023FM #Lagos pic.twitter.com/nkIGzQ24zd"— Mr JayDee ™ (@JerryDouglas19) December 5, 2015
@Gidi_Traffic burnt PMS tanker on ojuelegba bridge inward Abati barracks dis morning arnd 5am. pic.twitter.com/txvcWSKxYz— Ganiat Ajose (@GaniatAjose) December 5, 2015
Calm has been restored by the Lagos state Fire Service @trafficbutter @TrafficButterPH pic.twitter.com/xk0ZXAVlBg— MARK 'Dsoulja OTABOR (@MarkOtaborTVC) December 5, 2015
Images via @deartosin @markOtaborTVC