The Operatives of The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (Lastma) And Other Emergency Responders Have Prevented Another Petroleum Explosion on Stadium Bridge Inward Barracks/Ojuelegba on Funsho Williams Avenue, Surulere, Lagos.
Lastma Director of Public Affairs and Enlightenment, Adebayo Taofiq, Said Vehicle Loaded with Premium Motor Spirit (Pms), Popularly Called Petrol, Fell Off While in Motion on Top of Stadium Bridge Inward Barracks/Ojuelegba on Funsho Williams Avenue, Surulere, Lagos.
Adebayo Confirmed That in Order to Prevent Another Imminent Fire Explosion, Lastma Officials at The Scene Immediately Called Other Emergency Responders Particularly the Lasema Response Unit (Lru) And the Lagos State Fire and Rescue Services.
Traffic Officer Olukoga Olajide Who Led Lastma Rescue Operations to The Scene Confirmed That the Driver of The Fallen Tanker Has Also Been Arrested and Handed Over to The Police for Further Investigation.
You Will Recall That the Lagos State Government Restricted Trucks Including Petroleum Tanker Drivers from Plying the Ojuelegba, Stadium and Dorma-Long Bridges to Forestall Further Accidents on The Bridge.