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Man dies inside petrol tanker in Lagos

Man dies inside petrol tanker in Lagos
The Director of Lagos State Fire Service, Mr Rasak Fadipe, yesterday said they recovered two bodies from a petrol tanker and a deep well on Monday in the state.
He told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that an unidentified man, who attempted to steal petrol inside a stationary tanker, was suffocated by the fumes and died.
“The tanker was parked opposite Morogbo Police Station, along the Badagry Expressway. The dead man was removed about 5pm on Monday and was handed over to Morogbo police men,” he said.
In another development, the service also recovered the body of another unidentified man, who fell into a deep well of about 150 feet on Monday night.
Fadipe, who said that the incident happened at Iju Isahga area of the state, stressed that it took them many hours before they retrieved the body

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