Saturday, January 11, 2020

Tanker loaded with PMS to the brim splits and burns two cars, disrupts traffic flow

A tanker loaded with 33,000 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) leaked some of the inflammable product it was conveying around Ajileti, on Idiroko road, Ogun, causing fire that burnt two vehicles completely.

The Idiroko unit Command of Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Mr Akinwunmi Olaluwoye, disclosed this on Saturday in Ota, Ogun.

He said the accident happened at about 4.30 p.m. on Friday.

Olaluwoye explained that the tanker was loaded with PMS and filled to the brim which leaked and caused the fire. The unit commander said that no life was lost in the incident but the development disrupted traffic flow in Ajeleti area on Idiroko road.