During the early hours of this morning, a fire outbreak occurred in Ijegun community in Lagos State.
It was gathered that the fire was started from a vandalized oil pipeline.
Footages on social media capture the flames and people running helter-skelter in a bid to avoid being caught up in the flames.
There are fears that many may be injured.
Watch video from the scene Here;
Fire outbreak in Ijegun community in Lagos.
According to reports, an explosion occurred from a vandalised oil pipeline. pic.twitter.com/z9VHw36LJF
— #BBNaija Laila Ijeoma (@LailaIjeoma) July 4, 2019
Ijegun right now..
The pipe line has busted again.
We thank God the fire has reduced. The road to ijegun has been blocked for now
Let's pray for those staying around pipeline and stay safe
But chill did did guy say"what is all this onomatopoeia? "😂😭 pic.twitter.com/jEW1k1Ddir
— first daughter (@d_reflector) July 4, 2019
Ijegun fire outbreak… ThankGod fi life… We safe… 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏 pic.twitter.com/pSoA2CS6tF
— Okegwu Thankgod (@Ijegun_boi) July 4, 2019
IJEGUN on 🔥 🔥 🔥…. please help contact rescue teams pic.twitter.com/VcQKI8E6Qi
— Wunmy adeleye (@Wunmysho) July 4, 2019