As the inferno that erupted Thursday evening following the explosion of a petrol laden tanker, continue to smother, more dead bodies are been retrieved.
Recall that last night, LASEMA reported that nine lives were lost including a minor. however, reports reaching The Boss indicates that the Death toll will surpass the already released number.
Eyewitnesses who spoke to the Boss confirm that the spontaneity of the explosion led to the trpping of many road users, especially motorists.
However, Lagos state Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has said that the state’s timely response was responsible for the reduced number of casualties.