Lagos - Three people were killed after a bus loaded with several 50 litre kegs of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) exploded at Isolo area of Lagos state.
The bus was was said to have experienced a brake failure while coming from Ikorodu end of the road to Musiratu Lasisi Street at about 4:30am.
The four-passenger bus, according to eyewitnesses, rammed into a truck parked in front of a bakery and exploded on impact.
A motorcyclist, Femi Ajibola, who said a deafening explosion woke him from sleep at about 5:00am, said that only the driver of the bus survived the incident.
- News 24