The Lagos State Traffic Management Agency LASTMA Office in Oshodi today was razed by fire, burning down 10 cars and 1 trailer parked in.
The inferno was said to have started at a section of the agency’s premises where impounded vehicles were kept, the cause, however, could not be ascertained by witnesses.
Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) officials arrived the scene and put out the fire after some battle. Giving a report of the incidence, LASEMA revealed that no life was lost as a result of the fire. Read also: Fire Guts ECOWAS Secretariat In Abuja
“A total number of ten cars and one trailer were razed by the inferno. No casualties were recorded at the scene as the LRT Fire Unit and LASG Fire Service were all responders at the scene who successfully worked together to put out the fire“, LASEMA Director-General, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, said in a statement.