Fire Guts Petrol Station Near Lagos Airport (Video)


The Forte Oil petrol station located near the Murtala Mohammed Airport in Lagos, is currently on fire.

The spokesperson for the Lagos Airport Police Command, Joseph Alabi, told NAN that the incident occurred while a fuel tanker was discharging its product at the fuel dump.

“A tanker driver came to discharge fuel for them and during the process, fire broke out but it has been put off now.

“It was a disaster because everywhere was burnt down but there was no casualty.

“They called fire fighters from Lagos State Fire Service and also fire fighters from the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) responded.

“It was through their efforts that the fire was put off without causing further damages to other nearby structures, ” Alabi said.

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