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Commotion As Two Petrol Tankers Go Up In Flames Following Horrific Gas Explosion In Anambra

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The Nation reports that two petrol tankers went up in flames in Anambra State yesterday following a gas explosion.

The incident was said to have occurred after one of the tankers developed a fault and another one brought to offload the content.

The Nation gathered both tankers suddenly caught fire during trans-loading of inflammable content from the faulty tanker to the other tanker.

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Confirming the incident, Chief Fire Fighter, Engr Martin Agbili attributed the cause to a mistake from the pump operator, adding that no life was lost in the incident.

He said, “At about 1700hrs of today 03-07-2022, Anambra State Fire Service, Awka, Nigeria received a distress call of a fire outbreak in two petrol tankers of 33,000 litres opposite At Anthony’s Catholic Church, Amansea.

“Immediately, we deployed our fire truck and firefighters to the fire scene and fought the fire with our chemical foam compound and there was no loss of life.

“The avoidable fire outbreak emanated during the trans-loading of the petrol from the faulty tanker to another tanker without the presence of fire Service to be on standby.

“The mistake of the pump operator caused the fire outbreak. The road is now free for motorists to move on. We left the fire scene back to our fire station at about 1930hrs.” is a well known reputable News and Media Website focusing on delivering uniquely published News, Educational and Entertaining Contents to all users around the Globe. Our main aim is to let internet users of young and old age be aware of what is happening currently online. This website is established under the administration of Goldentech Digital Media(a business named registered under Corporate Affairs Commission of Nigeria). Be sure you don’t miss any updates on Notjustloaded as we keep serving you quick updates.

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