UPDATE! Fuel Tanker Explodes In Akure [Video]


A petrol tanker has exploded in Akure, the Ondo State capital.

According to reports reaching, The explosion occurred on Wednesday evening at the Shagari Village junction along the Ilesa/ Owo Federal Highway.

Watch video from the scene below;


According to Eyewitnesses at the scene, Six people died in the inferno. Five vehicles were engulfed in the fire. Number of causalities are not certain yet as of the time of updating this report.

More Details Soon…

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