Video: Tanker explosion leaves 9 dead in Lagos

A tanker carrying petrol fell, spilling contents on the Otedola Estate Junction part of the Lagos/Ibadan express way, also known as Otedola Bridge.

The tanker caught fire within minutes spreading a wild inferno to cars and killing at least 9 persons in the proccess.

Interestingly, a danfo (bus) driver and his passengers were able to escape as soon as the tanker fell.