A fire outbreak at the office of the Lagos State Traffic Management Agency (LATSMA) in Oshodi on Friday left 10 cars and a trailer destroyed.
The fire, it was learnt, began at a section of the agency’s premises where impounded vehicles are kept.
The cause of the fire is, however, unknown.
Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, Director-General of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), confirmed the incident in a statement.
He disclosed that no life was lost as a result of the fire.
The statement partly read: “A total number of ten cars and one trailer were razed by the inferno.
“No casualties were recorded at the scene as the LRT Fire Unit and LASG Fire Service were all responders at the scene who successfully worked together to put out the fire.”
LASEMA, Responders, battled LASTMA Office Fire outbreak
Upon the arrival of LASEMA Response Team, Eagle Squad at Cappa Oshodi at the scene of a fire outbreak at LASTMA Office, Oshodi, today, 14th August, 2020, it was revealed that the fire started from the compound where pic.twitter.com/zZPvfWuLsT
— Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (@followlasema) August 14, 2020