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Diesel tanker burnt in Ibadan

17 January 2013, 13:13

Ibadan - Vehicular movement  was on Wednesday disrupted  on the Ojoo end of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway as a diesel tanker caught fire close to a filling station.

A News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondent, who was at the scene of the incident, gathered that the tanker burst into flames at about 2.00 pm.

Fire fighters drafted to the scene were sighted battling to put out the fire and prevent it from spreading to the nearby NNPC mega filling station.

Officials of the filling station and the fire fighters, however, declined to speak to NAN on the  incident.

- NAN

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