The Lagos Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) says a tanker loaded with 33,000 litres of petrol with registration number KJA-900XR, on Saturday burnt fire on the Otedola Bridge.
The Public Affairs Officer of LASEMA, Mr Nusa Okunbor, made the disclosure in a statement in Lagos.
According to him, an investigation revealed that the tanker experienced burst tyres while in motion.
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”The tyres of the tanker caught fire due to continuous motion and led to an outbreak of fire due to heat generated by the motion.