Three (3) persons have been confirmed dead and many injured as explosion rocked Bestroof Gas plant in Baruwa area of Ipaja Lagos state.
One of the Global News Nigeria corresponded reports the incident this morning that 3 persons have been confirmed dead and several injured as the fire currently burning after 2 hours.
“3 dead others injured as Bestroof Gas plant Baruwa Inside, Ipaja explodes burning down houses, cars etc. @jidesanwoolu @LAG_FireService are just coming after 2 hours. The Fire 🔥 is still burning”
The explosion, according to Director General of the Lagos State Emergency Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, occurred around 6am. He said emergency responders have been mobilised to the explosion site.