Lagos Fire Service temporarily shuts down Ikorodu road as tanker falls and spills fuel

Earlier today, Ikorodu road in Lagos was temporarily closed as a tanker carrying Premium Motor Spirit fell and spilled its content on the road.

Lagos Fire Service temporarily shuts down Ikorodu?road as tanker?falls and spills fuel?

 

The tanker, which fell at Kosofe area of Ketu caused a gridlock as Lagosians coming from Ikorodu were stuck on the road.  Lagos State Fire Service announced the temporary closure of the road while advising road-users to make use of alternative routes.

 

“If you’re coming in from Ikorodu towards mile 12, Kosofe, Ketu. Road is temporarily shut down. Loaded Fuel Tanker fell,” a tweet on the LASG Fire Service handle read.

 

The Fire Service noted that emergency units are on ground and working to avert a fire incident.

LAGOS FIRE SERVICE@LAG_FireService

Tanker fell at NNPC filling station Kosfose Ketu. Traffic inbound from ikorodu is shut down as emergency units are on ground and in charge

LAGOS FIRE SERVICE@LAG_FireService

If you’re coming in from Ikorodu towards mile 12, kosofe, Ketu. Road is temporarily shut down. Loaded Fuel Tanker fell.

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