A totally loaded gas tanker carrying diesel crashed Monday morning within the city of Novia, Njicoka LG, Anambra state, spilling out its product and inflicting panic among the many space's residents. A tank explosion brought on chaos as residents took their wake, fearing the tanker would explode.
An oil tanker that exploded just lately has claimed a life in Onitsha. Talking on behalf of the sector commander, Andrew Kumakbai, confirmed the accident, saying that reloading and impediment removing had begun, whereas saying that no lives had been misplaced.
He mentioned: “At round 0600 this morning, December 7, 2020, a truck with a white mark loaded with diesel bearing registration quantity EDA 889 XA crashed into the Nofia Sharp curve alongside the outdated highway.
” An eyewitness report we acquired signifies that The driving force misplaced management of the truck and finally crashed. It additionally included two grownup males, the driving force and the cell boy, who all exited with out damage. Eradicating obstacles. ”