A passer-by woman was burned Saturday night in an accident in the Lotto area of the Lagos-Ibadan highway.
Babatunde Akinbiyi, a spokesman for the Traffic Compliance and Compliance Corps (TRACE), revealed this to reporters in Abeokuta on Sunday.
Akinbiyi explained that the incident involving a tanker truck loaded with PMS and a Mazda commercial bus took place around 8:03 pm. on Saturday.
“According to an eyewitness, a truck loaded with PMS lost control of movement and hit the barrier.
“The content began to sprout immediately and after a time it caught fire and two other parked vehicles were burned in the process.
“Unfortunately, an adult female passer-by along the axis was also burned,” she said.
Akinbiyi revealed that the PMS-laden tanker, however, escaped from hell.
He added that the body of the deceased had been deposited in Fakoya’s private morgue in Sagamu, reports NAN.