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A petrol tanker has exploded along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway on Saturday, October 1, claiming the lives of four people.

Tanker explosion along Lagos-Ibadan expressway play

Tanker explosion along Lagos-Ibadan expressway

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The cause of the explosion remains unclear as the tanker which was loaded with fuel was engulfed in flames.

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One of the victims of the tanker explosion along Lagos-Ibadan expressway play

One of the victims of the tanker explosion along Lagos-Ibadan expressway

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As at the time of the report, none of the firefighting agencies had arrived to put out the fire.

Earlier in the day, a similar occurrence was reported in Warri, Delta state, as fire razed over 50 tankers in their parking garage close to the refinery.

So far there has been no report of any lives lost in the fire.

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