No fewer than 64 individuals had been reported to have sustained varied levels of accidents as a petroleum tanker exploded on Saturday in Kano.
The incident occurred on the Al-ihsan filling station at Sharada in Kano Municipal Space of Kano State.
Malam Saminu Abdullahi, the spokesman for the Kano Hearth Service, confirmed the incident in a press release on Sunday in Kano.
Abdullahi mentioned out of the injured victims, eight fireplace service personnel had been concerned, including that no life was misplaced.
“On receiving a misery name from one Malam Umar Shuai,’bu and Nigeria Communication Fee about 04:20 p.m that there was a tanker that has caught fireplace in Sharada.
“We shortly dispatched our personnel and automobile to the scene of the incident at about 04:24p.m to rescue the victims.”
He mentioned the tanker was offloading petroleum merchandise on the filling station when the incident occurred.
“The victims had been taken to Murtala Muhammed Specialist Hospital and Nassarawa Hospital,” he mentioned.
He appealed to the general public to all the time name the hearth service instantly they encounter any fireplace incident.