By; ONYEKACHUKWU MELUWA, Warri
About thirty person have been reportedly burnt to death and twenty houses destroyed at Agbor gas plant, Osadebe expressway in Ika South Local Government Area of Delta State.
AUTHENTIC NEWS DAILY gathered that the fire incident occurred on Friday evening.
Sources said that, “the fire has reportedly claimed 30 life’s and destroyed 20 building’s along the Osadebe expressway, close to a eye clinic, Agbor.
It was also gathered that the flames started at Agbor gas plants along the Osadebe expressway.
Other source claimed that, “Many were feared dead and many more with various degrees of burns.
” The adjourning houses were not left out as the fire and explosion ripped through various houses…
“Friday is indeed a dark friday in Agbor….
Agbor gas plant has been on flames, burns building as fire service battles to rescue structures engulfed in for.
Many houses in Agbor , headquarters of Ika south have been razed following a fire that triggered out of a gas plant in the town.
“At the moment many houses are on fire ,many dead, numbers of other casualties yet unknown.
Over 30 victims reportedly burnt.” Sources added.
When contacted for comment, the state police public relations officer, PPRO, Onome Onovwakpoyeya confirmed the incident.
She said, “yes, four persons confirmed dead, five houses burnt and five hospitalized.” PPRO said.