Gas Explosion Claims two Lives in Ogun State
27 January 2017 National
Gas explosion claims two lives and injures seven persons today in Adigbe area of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.
It was gathered that the explosion which occurred when a welder was carrying out a repair work at a filling Station in the area also caused an inferno which razed over seven makeshift shops and a motorcycle parked near the scene.
Ogun State Director of State Emergency Management Agency, SEMA, Shakiru Adebakin, disclosed to newsmen that the fire was caused by a man- made error that could have been averted if the owner of the filling station had adopted simple safety precaution.