Christmas Eve Gas Explosion Accident In Nnewi Anambra: Over 100 Killed In Industrial Gas Fire

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December 25, 2015 – Christmas Eve Gas Explosion Accident In Nnewi Anambra State Nigeria: Over 100 Killed In Industrial Gas Explosion

Several people died in the industrial town of Nnewi in Anambra state yesterday after an explosion rocked the Inter Corp Oil (LPG) gas plant, a subsidiary of Chikason Group.

According to eyewitnesses, the fire started around 11am when a truck discharging its contents caught fire.

Burnt bodies of victims of the explosion littered the scene of the incident as the injured were taken to Nnamdi Azikwe University Teaching Hospital, NAUTH in Nnewi.

The photos sent in by eyewitnesses are too graphic to be displayed here.

May God protect you and your loved ones in this season of festivity and may the souls of the victims rest in peace.