Breaking: Fire Outbreak Razing Onitsha from Upper-Iweka to Ochanja Market (Video)
The accident happened around 2 PM and people claim fire service arrived 2 hours later.
A truck conveying premium motor spirit (PMS) lost control and rammed into the fence of Toronto Hospital, Upper-Iweka, Onitsha.
The Tanker contains PMS, which travelled through drainage patterns down the to popular Ochanja market in Onitsha. There are claims that lives has been lost but there is no official report and the fire has not been put out at the time of writing this.
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Update from Eye Witness:
The fire service that came was from Asaba…
3 casualty as at the moment… A multi millionaire who only God knows what actually he was looking for in his shop got burnt and a nursing mother with her baby fell in to the gutter after she went to bring the money that was in her shop…
Lass lass, na sewage water that was used to quench part of the fire.
- The Fire has finally been put out with 3 confirmed casualties and by Fire Service from Asaba. No Fire Service from the whole Anambra State.