Lagos Gas explosion leaves four dead: A gas explosion has occurred at Ojekunle Street, Papa Ajao area of Lagos State on Tuesday morning with four persons confirmed dead.
The welding gas cylinders are being used for auto welding Centre, located at Ojekunle Street, Ladipo Spare Part market exploded and resulted in casualty.
According to NEMA, four adults- three males and one female called (mama Funmi), were recovered dead while the only infant, a 10-year-old boy rescued alive died before getting to hospital.
It was gathered that the fire has been put out while recovery of more bodies ongoing.
State Fire Service, Police Disaster Management Unit, NEMA and LASEMA are on rescue operations.