A gas station blew into in flames at Atomic Junction after residents heard a loud sound of explosion.
The ball of flame could be seen from afar and several properties are seen caught in the inferno with the fear of people being trapped in the burns.
Witnesses say they can feel the heat from miles away and advise people heading towards the area should find an alternative.
These are some fotages from the disaster
Guys there’s an explosion at atomic. Please don’t go through there now it’s not safe 😩😩😩😭 pic.twitter.com/t1pr9ShEdp
— MØ (@fredddie_moh) October 7, 2017
Another explosion. Same place. Atomic Junction. PLEASE STAY AWAY. I felt the heat from 3 Kilometers away. It's crazy!!!! pic.twitter.com/8ZueUKGFb4
— Matahachiro (@ronnieamofa) October 7, 2017