A tanker explosion in Felele, Lokoja, Kogi state, has killed many people.
Newsone Nigeria reports that school children, traders and pedestrian are among those burnt to death in tanker explosion in Felele along the Lokoja-Abuja Road.
It was gathered that the driver of the tanker conveying petrol lost control as the truck rammed into a tricycle and oncoming vehicles before going up in flames.
The casualty figure was reported to be over 20 as the fire spread widely, this is even as fighters and emergency personnel are on the ground rescuing victims.
Watch the video below…
Fire Outburst at Felele, Lokoja. this morning. A very Black Wednesday over here😭😭😭 pic.twitter.com/2KJfKwRkwW
— La_Flame ii (@its_emilector) September 23, 2020
— The GOVERNOR (@KingfemiRotimi) September 23, 2020
Watch the graphic video HERE.