One killed As Forte Oil Tanker Crashes Into Petrol Station In Ikorodu

Wale Jagun


The tanker after crashing into Conoil

A fuel tanker carrying petroleum product crashed into Conoil Oil Petrol Station at Ikorodu garage roundabout killing one person early this .

According to eye witness accounts, the unfortunate accident happened around 5am.
The petroleum product spilled on the road as a result of the crash, but later flushed with chemical by the men of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) who responded to the occasion alongside officials of Federal Road Safety Commission and Nigerian Police.

The remains of the victim being bagged for evacuation

THE IMPACT gathered that the driver of Forte Oil tanker lost control of the tanker while trying to negotiated the Ikorodu garage roundabout with speed.
After losing control of the wheel, eye witness accounts said that the tanker first crashed into a parked car killing the sole occupant before crashing into Conoil station.
Pictures from the scene of the accident

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