• One killed, vehicles, houses torched in Benin fuel fire

    One killed, vehicles, houses torched in Benin fuel fire

    One person was feared killed yesterday in Benin, following an early morning accident caused by an explosion of a fuel-laden tanker.

    The resulting fire from the explosion razed two blocks of shops and, at least, six vehicles parked by the sides of the road.

    Eyewitness account said the fuel-laden truck fell on the expressway at Upper Mission Road junction in Aduwawa area at about 6:48 am, while the explosion occurred about one hour after the incident.

    Some residents of the area and drivers […]