Enugu Gov Visits Scene of Tanker Explosion

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has visited the scene of the tanker explosion.

The south-east capital was rocked by the major explosion at a petrol station on Nike Lake road in Abakpa, Enugu East Local Government Area.

Tanker fire triggered by cooking gas. Image ChannelsTV

According to an eyewitness, the blast was triggered by a cooking gas tanker loading products at about 9 am this morning.

The petrol station has been gutted by the inferno which also spread to nearby shops, vehicles and houses before the intervention of the state fire service.


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