Kaduna: Three Persons Die due to Fire Outbreak in NNPC Filling station
Fire razed down NNPC petrol station in Kinkinua, along Ungwan Muazu, by Nnamdi Azikwe express Way.
The fire which started at about 5:4pm yesterday, lasted almost four hours, killing three Persons and destroying about 15 to 20 vehicles that were parked in a cue waiting to buy fuel.
A senior Fire Service official at the scene confirmed that three people died, while explaining that team of fire fighters together with men of KRPC Service, struggled to save the situation.
The official said the cause of the fire outbreak cannot be immediately ascertained as at the time of filing this report .
He said, “Currently, we are more concern to bring the fire under control. Investigation will later reveal the remote cause of the fire”.
An Observer at the scene who identified himself as Alhaji Babangida told our source that the incident occurred while fuel was being discharged by a fuel tanker.