A tanker fully loaded with Premium Motor Spirit has exploded in Ebonyi state in Nigeria’s South east region.
The heavy explosion reportedly occured in the early hours of Sunday, 9th February 2020. The tanker was conveying 32,000 litres of the volatile liquid when it caught fire.
The driver of the ranker was trapped inside the tanker as the fire engulfed the vehicle and scorched the area. the incident happened at Nwezenyi Igbeagu in IzzI L. G. A. of Ebonyi State.
Residents soon trooped out to survey the damage.