Fire gutted a tanker loaded with 46,000 litres of petrol, in the early hours of Saturday morning, at the Secretariat Bus Stop in the Alausa area of Lagos State.
However, tragedy was averted as quick response from Emergency agencies prevented the tanker from exploding.
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