A ‘Second Coming’ gas plant located in Magodo had exploded causing panic in the area.
Motorists, especially fuel tankers, have been warned to avoid Magodo area, where the incident is happening, to avoid an escalation of the inferno.
Channels TV reports that the fire has spread to other properties in the neighbourhood with several reported injured.
A live video from the scene, aired on Channels, showed officials of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) carrying wounded persons to safety.
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