On Sunday morning, a tanker loaded with petrol explodes around Oju Irin in Lafenwa area of Abeokuta, Ogun state.
In a report gathered, the tanker caught fire due to the uncooperative attitude of people living around the area scooping fuel from the tanker which led to the fire outbreak.
The tanker had an Axle problem while making its way from Oju Irin, lafenwa and was spilling its contents on the road.
Mr Ahmed Umar, the sector commander of the FRSC in the state, confirmed the incident and also said that the officers of the command and fire service are there to control the situation.
The spokesperson, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps ( TRACE), Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi. Has adviced the general public going inward rounder axis from lafenwa should use Olomore and Oke-Ata axis respectively since traffic has diverted from the area of the incident to that axis.