Many persons have been feared killed following a tanker explosion along Lokoja-Felele-Abuja road in Kogi State.
The tanker was said to be fully loaded with petrol when its brakes failed and it rammed into other vehicles at about 10p.m. on Monday, June 27.
Eyewitnesses claim many persons were burnt beyond recognition and properties worth millions of naira were lost.
Happening currently in lokoja a tanker fell at felele pic.twitter.com/r1cqNWwxHe
— olamilekan Gideon Emmanuel (@olamilekanhas) June 27, 2022
Felele, Lokoja Kogi State is on fire 🔥 again
God please 😭😭😭😭
— Omo Kogi (Yagba) 🦅🦍 (@Oladapomikky1) June 27, 2022