A gas cylinder that exploded at the Four Point By Sheraton Hotel, Oniru in Victoria Island, Lagos, has caused some extensive damages to parked cars and injuries to several people nearby.
According to the reports, some artisans were doing some welding operations in the hotel premises, caused some extensive damages to parked cars and injuries to several people nearby.
The explosion is said to have occurred at about 12:35 pm, causing panic in the area.
Room and car windows were shattered by the explosion.
According to Director General Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) Dr. Femi Oke-Osayintolu: “The situation is under control as a combined effort of the LASEMA Response Unit (LRU), Nigeria Police alongside staff of the hotel are on ground to ensure a swift recovery.
Watch the video below;
Moments after the Gas Explosion at Four Points By Sheraton pic.twitter.com/vWtpCm655c
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