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General News of Thursday, 10 March 2022


Many feared dead, injured as fuel tanker explodes near MFM Prayer City in Ogun

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Report indicates that a loaded diesel tanker on Thursday exploded near the Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministry (MFM) Prayer City along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

This accident has resulted to the death of several people and injured many.

According to reports, the accident was caused by a fuel tanker which was on fire and two other vehicles.

Confirming the incidents to the media, the spokesperson for the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ogun Command, Florence Okpe said in a statement, “A multiple crash (sic) involving a Tanker and two other vehicles just occurred around mountain of fire church on the outward section of the LAGOS-IBADAN Expressway.

“There is an outbreak of fire at the scene. Motorists are advised to drive cautiously and remain calm until the fire is extinguished.”

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