Residents in Baruwa, Ipaja area of Lagos State have been hit with a huge blast caused by a gas explosion in the early hours of the morning and are currently scampering to safety.
According to eyewitness, the incident happened at about 6am. The state emergency management agencies are yet to arrive the area at the time of filing this report.
Meanwhile one person has been confirmed dead with loads of properties falling to the raging inferno. This coming a few weeks after another massive gas explosion in Lagos.
More details shortly…
Watch video below
Gas explosion inside Baruwa Ipaja
Can see smoke at Fate, Baruwa Bus-stop
Guys please stay safe!! pic.twitter.com/cSZEExFpx6
— Oluwa Bukunmi (@Bukhunmie) October 8, 2020