In Ondo Gas explosion kills many in Akure

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The incident is said to have occurred at about 7pm
while gas was being sold at the station located along
Arakale road in the state capital.
A gas explosion which occurred in Akure , Ondo State on
Saturday, December 13, has left many people dead and
several others injured.
The incident is said to have occurred at about 7pm
while gas was being sold at the station located along
Arakale Road in the state capital.
“We just heard a loud explosion and fire coming out of
the gas station and we all ran. The fire suddenly
engulfed the cars parked along the road and the
buildings surrounding it,” a witness told Punch.
No official casualty figure has been released but many
are believed to have died due to a delay in the arrival of
firefighters to the scene.

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