Tanker explosion in Cross Rivers

Many people have been feared dead as a tanker conveying petroleum products bursts into flames at Odukpani Local Government Area of Cross River state.

It was learnt that some of the residents were scooping fuel from a fallen petroleum tanker when the explosion occurred.

As of the time of filing this report, the number of casualties recorded could not be ascertained.

Attempts are being made to reach relevant authorities to get a clearer insight into the unfortunate incident, Channels Tv reports.