LASEMA Response Team in swift response earlier this morning has extinguished the fire outbreak that occurred inside Yerevan Oil. A filling station located at Ajayi Road in Ogba Aguda area of Lagos.
On arrival at the Petrol Filling Station in Ogba, investigations by the LASEMA Response Team revealed, that the fire outbreak occurred as a result of spillage from the articulated truck laden with 33,000litres of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, (Petrol).
However, the inferno was quickly curtailed due to the prompt response of the Agency’s team in conjunction with the Lagos State Fire Team.
The leaky valve which was the source of the inferno has been shut off, the inferno has been extinguished while Blanketing of the truck and the entire area are ongoing in order to avert any secondary incident.