No fewer than ten cars and a trailer were razed in a fire outbreak at the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority compound in Oshodi. According to the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), the fire was put out by first responders from the state’s emergency agencies.
“Information gathered by LRT on arrival at the scene revealed that the fire started from the compound where impounded vehicles were kept,” LASEMA said.
“The cause of the fire was unknown at the time of filling in this report.
“A total number of ten cars and one trailer was razed by the inferno. No casualties were recorded at the scene as the LRT, LRU Fire and LASG Fire are all responders.
The vehicles were among several vehicles which were impounded by the Agency and kept within the yards.
The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency LASEMA, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu who confirmed the incident said that no casualty was recorded.