There are indications that many resident might have died after a gas explosion occurred near spare parts market in Ladipo, Lagos state.
Already casualties have been evacuated from the scene even as some are still trapped as at the time of filling this report.
Authorities are yet to confirm the latest development which reportedly occurred early Tuesday morning.
The explosion occurred at Ojekunle Street in the Ladipo area of Mushin.
Eyewitnesses reported that the explosion occurred around 8:00 am.
An official of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) said three dead bodies have been identified as of the time of filing this report.
It is feared that more casualties would be recorded in the incident.
More details shortly…….