This morning around 12 am a fuel tanker reportedly exploded at Toll gate in Sango axis, along Lagos-Abeokuta expressway.
Full details are still sketchy regarding the number of casualties and injured persons. But Punch reports that two lives were lost, a man and a woman.
The spokesperson for the fire service Muinat Adeleke-Ashimi has made it known that the fire started as a result of a petrol tanker that skidded off the road. The fire service got the fire under control around 4 am, after which the bodies of the two casualties were found.
Below is a video by Object TV media as the inferno razed.
Please remember to stay safe, and always maintain a safe distance from fuel tankers.