A petrol tanker has spilled its contents on the River Niger bridge, Onitsha, Anambra state.
The State Sector Public Education Officer, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Pascal Anigbo, confirmed this on Wednesday.
He said the Fire Service had been contacted and FRSC officials were at the scene controlling traffic.
He said, “A petrol tanker has just hit the edge rail while attempting to make a U-turn on the River Niger bridge.
“Fuel from the tanker is spilling furiously. The Fire Service has been contacted and they are on their way to the scene. FRSC operatives are currently controlling traffic.”