A fuel tanker caught fire on Thursday after an explosion along the Ibadan/Abeokuta highway at Apata Junction in Oyo State.
It was gathered that the tanker lost control and crashed into shops opposite the NNPC petrol station before bursting into flames. , viral videos on social media captured the raging fire as bystanders screamed for help.
Viral videos on social media captured the raging fire, as onlookers and eyewitnesses cried for help.
The spokesman of the Oyo State Police Command, Adewale Osifeso, confirmed the incident, stating that the Division Police Officer in the area had deployed men to the scene.