Lagos tanker explosion: A 3-year-old boy declared missing

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – A 3-year-old boy has been declared missing in Lagos. The little boy was said to have been at the scene of the tanker accident that occurred yesterday at the Otedola Bridge, Berger, along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

An Instagram user with the username @tm_fabrics_n_more shared the picture of the little boy this morning stating the events that led to his disappearance.

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The Instagram user shared the photo with a message on who to contact if the boy was found. The message read:

The boy in this picture is a three year old named Eyitayo. He was involved in the unfortunate tanker accident with his Mother, twin sister and the Driver at Otedola bridge yesterday evening. They were a few cars away from the tanker when the explosion occurred. The Driver (Mr. Joseph) carried Eyitayo while the mother escaped with Eyitoke (Eyitayos Twin). The where about of Eyitayo and Mr. Joseph is still unknown as all attempts to trace them at the scene of the accident proved abortive. Anyone with information should pls call 08033148161 or approach the nearest police station.

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