A fatal incident involving a tanker belonging to Forte Oil Plc belonging to popular businessman Femi Otedola has led to the death one man in the early hours of Sunday September 25, 2016 in Ikorodu Lagos State.
The vehicle with registration No AGL 664XG fully loaded with 33,000 litres of PMS, according to WESTERN POST sources, lost control and crashed into a Toyota Radial GLS car with registration No KJA 421 AH.
Forte Oil Rig
The accident led to the instant death of the owner of the car at Ikorodu Township Roundabout.
The incident happened around 3.30 am on Sunday, resulting into a heavy traffic gridlock in the area..
The dead driver has been taken to Ikorodu General Hospital while efforts were on at the time of this report to remove the wreckage of the vehicles
NEMA, LASEMA, Fire Service, FRSC, NSCDC and the police are on ground clearing the debris and directing traffic.
Meanwhile, the clearing of the debris has been concluded without explosion in any of the densely populated communities that the PMS had spilled into after the accident.