ADS1

Total Pageviews

Saturday, 22 April 2017

See How Akure Residents Scoop Fuel from Fallen Petrol Tanker

Base on current report on air as the residents of Akure, Ondo State capital, have been sighted scooping fuel from a fallen petrol tanker.


It is gathered as the incident happened on Saturday morning as the tanker negotiated a bend.

The 33,000-litre petrol tanker fell and spilled its content as it attempted to negotiate the Isinkan Roundabout in Akure.



The driver of the tanker was said to be on his way to
supply an NNPC petrol station in Akure when the accident occurred.

Officers of the Fire Service were said to have arrived early enough to take care of the situation.

Eyewitnesses told SaharaReporters that the accident happened at about 7 am, as the driver sought to negotiate a bend.

An eyewitness, Blessing Olowolawi, was said to have explained that the tanker driver fled the scene immediately the accident occured.

Olowolawi told the online medium that the incident caused a traffic gridlock on the road that connects Arakale, a major street, to Oba Adesida Market.

“Vehicular movement was impeded immediately after the incident. And many residents used the opportunity to steal fuel from the truck,” she said.

The medium reports that the Ondo State Police Command monitored the situation in order to prevent breakdown of law and order.

No comments :

Post a Comment

Disclaimer: All the comments on this blog are the personal opinions of those who have comment it (commentators)

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Advertise with us: TEL: +2348063141927 E-mail: enyinnayaemma@gmail.com

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Send us your Articles, Stories, News update, jokes..Tip-off
To enyinnayaemma@gmail.com

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

PLEASE DO VISIT OUR ONLINE PREMIUM NEWSPAPER SITE via www.mynationnews.com


---------------------------------------------------------------------------

READ EDUCATION NEWS via
www.nigerianedu.com
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------

Visit Our Tech Blog via www.ideasflame.com

ADVERTISEMENT

ADS

ShareThis

LinkWithin

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Nigerian Education Updates