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Otedola Bridge Explosion: Police Arrest Tanker Driver

The Lagos State Police Command on Friday said it has arrested the owner of the truck conveying the fuel tanker that exploded on June 28, 2018, on Otedola bridge along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway.

Recall that the Mack tanker truck, loaded with 33,000 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), lost control of its brake and exploded on the bridge, leaving 9 people dead with few others injured.

The arrest of one Hassan Yusuf Maiwakein Kano State was confirmed on the official social media handle of the police.

It reads:

Homicide detectives from the State Criminal Investigation And Intelligence Department (SCIID), Panti Yaba, investigating the Otedola Bridge tanker fire of 26/6/2018 have arrested the tanker owner, Hassan Yusuf Maiwake in Kano State.




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