Fuel loaded tanker razed by fire in Onitsha, no casualty ― FRSC

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Anambra Command has said a tanker loaded with 33,000 litres of petrol with no registration number, on Wednesday got burnt at Nkpor area in Onitsha.

The Sector Commander, Mr Andrew Kumapayi, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), that the tanker caught fire at about 6:50 p.m.

According to him, an investigation revealed that the fire was as a result of mechanical deficiency.

“The tanker caught fire due to mechanical deficiency in the engine of the vehicle.

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“The fire which completely burnt the tractor, was put-off, by sympathizes, using fire extinguishers.

“Two male adults…



Source: Nigerian Tribune