to death in Ibadan, Oyo State, on Wednesday, after a diesel-laden tanker
suddenly got detached from the chasis as it was climbing a hill.
the impact of the crash ignited a fire which burned the sole occupant of
the car beyond recognition.
Yinka, said, “The tanker, which was filled with diesel, was coming from
the Eleyele area and travelling towards Ologuneru hill. The tanker had
difficulty climbing the hill.
crushed the car driven by the dead woman. It also emptied its content on
the road, leading to fire that consumed the woman, who was trapped in
the car, and other vehicles,”
destroyed in the fire, adding that diesel flowed towards the Eleyele
River which is about 300 meters away from the scene of the accident.
church called Save and Serve Ministry, which was just rebuilt after a
section of it was affected by the construction work on Ologuneru Road,”
the Special Rescue Squad of the state police command and men of the
Federal Road Safety Corps.