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A Fuel Tanker fell at Adiyan-Alausa , Lambe Bus-Stop, of Oke-Aro this morning,and the Ifo local government officials have taken actions to avert any form of danger.
The transition Chairman of IFO Local Government,Hon Fola Salami said he got an information about the incident and moved to the area immediately.
“I got a security report from citizens about the sad incident which, I had to place a call through to the Ogun State Fire Service for quick response.
On arrival at the scene it was observed that the 33,000 litre tanker has began to spill its contents. Residents were urged to stay clear of the road and other areas suspectable to be threat of lives and property before the firefighters arrived.”
According to an eyewitnesses, the accident was caused due to gullies along road when the truck was trying to maneuver it’s way up the hill.
However, as at the time of filing this report the Ogun State Fire Service and other security agencies are on ground to avert any sudden explosion and ensure no life and property is lost.
Hon Salami advised residents to be calm as work are already on top gear to see that life along this axis goes to normal as some people were already seen panicking.
Residents are also advised to make use of alternative routes available.
He added that,”we shall continue to liaise and remind the state government on the need for urgent palliatives before modalities of the 32km Ojodu-Abiodun-Akute-Okearo-Agbado-Ijoko road project is concluded.”