BIGLAWNewsLine! reported the incident at Molete in Ibadan yesterday night when a truck conveying premium motor spirit (PMS) otherwise known as petrol lost control and spilled its contents on the road around 9.30pm under the popular Molete bridge. The crew captured the incident in pics below:
An eyewitness told BIGLAWNewsLine! that dozens of Okada riders and some commuters were caught up in the ensued fire disaster, leading to the death of no fewer than 30 people.
A combined team of security operatives, FRSC officials and the state emergency agencies were on ground to ensure that the number of casualties was put in check.
May the souls of the departed rest in peace!