A fuel-laden tanker has burst into flames at Toyota Bus-Stop on the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway in Lagos State.
Videos circulating on social media show a huge flame and thick smoke billowing into the skies from the scene of the incident.
A mammoth crowd of onlookers can also be seen at a safe distance from the fire, which occurred Thursday morning.
Reports say a tanker conveying 44,000 litres of fuel sideways while in motion and discharged its content on the road, sparking a fire.
Watch video of the Toyota Bus-Stop, Oshodi-Apapa Expressway fire:
Witnesses say men of the Lagos State Fire Service, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), and other relevant agencies.
Vanguard reported that dampening of the area