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A fuel tanker carrying diesel on Monday fell off the Otedola Bridge, Lagos State, en route Berger.

The incident was disclosed via a tweet by the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA).

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The tweet read: “Fallen Tanker on Otedola Bridge, emergency responders deployed to the scene. Motorists are advised to be patient.

“The Fallen Tanker is loaded with diesel, all emergency responders at the scene of the incident. Road cordoned off for immediate recovery. Motorists are implored ti be patient on this one.

“Location of Fallen Tanker is at Mobil INW Otedola en route Berger, it is covering about 10% of the road. Emergency Responders on ground for recovery/ Traffic building up from Conoil U-turn. Two Lanes moving fine beside fallen tanker.”