At least, four people dead and many injured after a petrol tanker caught fire and exploded along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway around 3:05pm on Saturday.
The incident caused heavy traffic on the road. According to an eyewitness identified as Maxwell Olusegun Adegbenro, many have been left in shock over the incident.
He wrote: “He said he will make millions a ransom for my life. Promised me his banner of love now I’m a witness”.
“Just now, 3:05pm, Mobil Tanker conveying petrol caught fire along Lagos-Ibadan express way. My car was just opposite in top speed when the tanker exploded. Four persons has been declared dead but I live.”