Many Feared Dead, Properties Burnt As Two Petrol Tankers Explode In Rivers - OLAMORE
Connect with us
                               

Latest News

Many Feared Dead, Properties Burnt As Two Petrol Tankers Explode In Rivers

A checkpoint at Omurelu community along the Elele-Owerri Road, Ikwere Local Government Area, Rivers has reportedly caused a tragic accident.

The incident happened when one of the tankers conveying the inflammable product was flagged down by a petroleum task force operating in the area.

While the task force was trying to ‘inspect’ the tanker driver, another tanker driver on speed lost control and hit the stationary one at the checkpoint

The two tankers fell, spilt their contents, and burst into flames.

So far, an unspecified number of persons have been burnt to death in the inferno which spread into the community, destroying houses, valuable properties and leaving some residents severely injured.

As a gas plant near untouchable, along Lagos-Asaba expressway, exploded.

The gas plant explosion left several persons dead and many badly injured in Agbor, headquarters of Ika South Local Government Area, Delta State.

The incident happened on Friday night when a gas plant belonging to Osadebe Oil and Gas Company along the Lagos/Asaba Expressway went up in flames.

The source of the fire was not known but sources said firefighters were able to put off the fire which had already claimed lives and property of persons living around the gas plant.

It was learnt that many of the victims with several degrees of burns and injuries were rushed to a nearby hospital for urgent treatments.

According to eyewitnesses, properties were destroyed and casualties were recorded.

A Twitter user revealed that some of the injured victims were taken to the General hospital in Agbor but there no doctors or nurses to treat them.

Aunty soso wrote: “There was a gas plant explosion in Agbor, Delta State this evening. The victims of the explosion were rescued by good samaritans and taken to the general hospital in Agbor, unfortunately, there are no doctors to treat them.”

Trending Posts

  1. Lawyer explains how Kyari forced him to sell his hotel
  2. How Embattled “Super Cop’ Abba Kyari Connived With FRAUDSTERS To Swindle Businessman Of N50 Million
  3. Video: Right Or Wrong? Nigerians React To The Death Of Popular Tik Tok Slay Queen By Black Axe Confraternity.
  4. FACT CHECK: Was TikTok Slay Queen Killed by Black Axe? See Viral Video

Share this

SORRY GUYS, DUE TO THE CONTENT IN THE VIDEO, WE CAN’T POST THE VIDEO HERE, SO KINDLY CLICK HERE TO WATCH IT NOW

Update Source: Olamore.com

Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Trending