Following the petrol tanker inferno which occurred at the Otedola Bridge inward Berger, Lagos Mainland few minutes ago, InsideMainland gathered that the accident has claimed more than thirty cars.
It was learnt that the accident occurred after a tanker loaded with PMS suffered a break failure in the axis spilling its content on the road in the process.
The situation led to an inferno which has already claimed more than thirty cars and still counting.
There is currently a heavy traffic gridlock in the axis and motorists are advised to use alternative routes while rescue workers contain the inferno.
InsideMainland cannot independently verify if lives were lost in the incident.
More updates to follow.
Watch a video from the scene below.
An Exploded Tanker with so many Vehicles burnt on the Lagos Ibadan Express way just by Otedola Bridge INW Berger to Ibadan [18:00Hrs] pic.twitter.com/xzrJOWzG90
— LASTMA (@followlastma) June 28, 2018