Houses, shops in Lagos are on fire as a fuel tanker explodes

Houses, shops in Lagos are on fire as a fuel tanker explodes
Houses, shops in Lagos are on fire as a fuel tanker explodes

After a fuel-laden truck toppled at Alagbodo, on the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway, and burst into flames, several residents were awakened from their slumber early on Friday morning.

Emergency personnel, including firefighters from the Lagos State Fire Service, are currently on the scene attempting to put out the blaze and save more properties, according to Shauntv.com.

Some miscreants were gathering fuel from the collapsed truck around 3 a.m. when the fire started, according to reports.

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