Fallen Oil Big Hauler Explodes
A big hauler apparently loaded down with a wrongfully refined oil-based commodity has fallen and detonated at Big Elele town in Ikwerre Local Government of Rivers State.
The fire, which happened yesterday, was the seventh that guaranteed lives and property worth a huge sum of naira.
A source, Afanya Dan-Jumbo, said the big hauler was passing on illicitly refined oil-based goods in the space when it tumbled.
Dan-Jumbo, a business driver, said he saw three houses and shops destroyed by the fire.
He said occupants and retailers combat the fire with water, to keep it from spreading.