Seven Killed, Others Injured In Delta Tanker Explosion

Seven persons were burnt to death with several others injured after a tanker exploded in Delta State.

The tanker said to be carrying petroleum product exploded at the Koko Junction section of the Benin/Sapele Expressway in Ethiope West Local Government Area of the state.

Confirming the incident, the spokesman of the State Police Command, Onome Onovwakpoyeya said several vehicles also burnt to ashes.

Meanwhile, the injured have been taken to a nearby hospital for treatment

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