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Many feared killed, vehicles razed as petrol tanker explodes in Lagos

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A truck loaded with 33,000 litres of petroleum product fell on Wednesday morning at Barracks Bus Stop, along the Mile 2/Badagry Expressway, Ojo, Lagos, spilling its content on the ground and triggering wildfire. A yet to be ascertained number of persons, according to unconfirmed reports died in the unfortunate incident while scores of vehicles got […]
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Several vehicles burnt, driver roasted to death as tanker catches fire

AN early morning fire yesterday involving a Tanker laden with diesel and an Audi car, loaded with bags of rice caught fire along the Lagos-Benin express way where the driver of the tanker was burnt to death.  Two other victims have also been hospitalised as a result of the accident. The tanker in a bid to avert a collision  hit the road divider and tumbled across to the other lane where the Audi was hit.
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Confusion at Oshodi as petrol tanker explodes

Confusion at Oshodi as petrol tanker explodes

A fuel-laden tanker, on Friday, exploded at the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway, opposite Biogas Industries, Lagos state. According to an eyewitness, the 4000-litre tanker filled with diesel was heading towards the Mile 2 area before it got flamed up. Consequently, the accident has caused gridlock within the axis. While the cause of the explosion is still unknown, […]
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Petrol tanker crushes newly wedded man to death in Ondo

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A newly wedded man and expectant father identified as Kayode Esan who was a commercial motorcyclist was yesterday crushed to death by a 33,000 laden NNPC tanker in Akure, the Ondo state capital. The tanker driver, his partner and the police traffic warden at the scene were almost lynched but for the timely intervention of police detectives who raced to the scene and gave them protection.
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Tanker falls, spills content in Ogun

Tanker falls, spills content in Ogun

Samuel Awoyinfa, Abeokuta A tanker laden with 33,000 litres of petrol fell on Saturday along Iwoye-Ilogbo Road, in Iju-Atan-Ilogbo Local Council Development Area of Ogun State. The tanker which bore the name of a popular oil company allegedly fell, due to the bad condition of the road. Operatives of traffic agencies, Ogun State Traffic Compliance […] …

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