Fire Guts Gas Station Near RCCG Camp
Fred Omotara, Lagos
A fire outbreak on Monday morning gutted four stationed gas trucks belonging to the Sun Contractor Project Services Limited, located beside the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Camp at Kilometre 46, Lagos-Ibadan express way.
Confirming the development on Monday to newsmen, the Lagos State Fire and Rescue Service in a statement said that the fire outrbeak was subdued from causing secondary incident by the Alausa and Ilupeju fire crews, leaving four stationed gas truck severely burnt.
According to the statement which was signed by a Director in the Lagos State Fire and Rescue Service, Adeseye Margaret, “The Lagos State Fire and Rescue Service is presently combating gas Fire at Sun Contractor Project Services Limited, K/m 46 Lagos- Ibadan Expressway, Mowe, Ogun State.
“The Fire which was reported at 11:22 hours, Monday, was subdued from causing secondary incident by the Alausa and Ilupeju fire crews, leaving four stationed gas truck severely burnt.
“There was neither case of injury nor death as damping down of the Fire has been concluded.
“The cause of the fire is unknown at the time of this report as preliminary investigation is on- going and will be made public.
“Meanwhile, the area is safe and people can go about their lawful businesses without fear.”