Countless people died after so may cars were engulfed in a fire outbreak along Otedola Bridge on Lagos-Ibadan Express.
According to the Lagos State Traffic Management Agency (LASTMA) more than 50 vehicles were affected in the inferno.
Security and traffic control agencies are yet to confirm how many lives and properties were affected but are currently rescuing survivors from the wreckages.
“A tanker which had brake failure loaded with PMS caught fire on the Otedola Bridge INW Berger. The number of vehicles affected is 50+, the traffic situation is at standstill, all alternative routes advised at the moment,” LASTMA tweeted.