June 3, 2012 – Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Tanker Explosion: 24 Vehicles Burnt
This explosion which occurred around 1:45am on Saturday 2nd of June, 2012 left commuters on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway stranded for over 7 hours (including Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi’s wife).
An over-loaded petrol tanker fell and caught fire.
The fire left over 24 vehicles completely burnt.
According to Federal Road Safety Commission(FRSC) report, no one died.