By Bisi LAWAL
Mega Plastic, Ilupeju bye pass, Mushin area of Lagos was engulfed by Saturday early hour inferno.
The Lagos State Fire and Rescue Service fighters frantically battled to put out the raging fire which reportedly, started at about 5am, on Saturday without report of any causality.
Director Lagos State Fire and Rescue Service, Margaret Adeseye, who confirmed the incident, explained that the intensity of the fire continued due to the involvement of petrochemical products.
Adeseye said the raging fire was subsequently, contained within the storage area and factory section where it started.
The Lagos State Fire and Rescue Service has received assistance from the other emergency responders to restore normalcy to the situation.
“As of now, no casualties have been recorded, and the investigation into the incident will begin once the firefighting operations are completed,” Adeseye stated.