Photos: Fuel Tanker Explosion Kills 4 On Benin Auchi Road In Benin Edo State

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August 24, 2016 – Pictures: Petrol Tanker Accident Kills 4 On Benin Auchi Express Road In Benin Edo State

4 people died today after a fully loaded fuel tanker fell at Upper Mission Junction axis of Benin-Auchi expressway in Benin city.

According to eyewitnesses, fire department officials were trying to evacuate the content of the tanker when a Audi car driver who refused to heed to instructions when flagged down caused the content of the tanker to catch fire.

As at this evening 3 victims of the fire explosion have died in the hospital. The Audi driver reportedly died on the spot.

See photos from the scene of the explosion….