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33,000-litre PMS tanker explodes on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

A fuel tanker containing 33,000 litres of PMS exploded early this morning at Magboro along Lagos Ibadan Express way

According to a statement from the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), there was no casualty

“There was a fire outbreak in the course of evacuation of a tanker wreckage when it fell off and landed on the asphalt.

“A spark led to a fire outbreak and the spilling of the content into adjoining drainages close to a Gas Plant.

“The explosion has been contained to the carcass of the tanker without any casualty. The gas Plant was saved as well”, the statement said.

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