Video of TZ Residents Siphoning Petrol Before Explosion Saddens Kenyans


A dark cloud gulped the country on Saturday morning after a petroleum tanker burst into flames in Morogoro town, Tanzania leaving sixty people dead and 70 others seriously injured.

Morogoro Regional Police Commander Wilbroad Mutafungwa who confirmed the reports claimed that most of them were burnt beyond recognition.

In a video, before the accident occurred, the residents had thronged into the scene of the accident where the lorry fuel tanker had overturned to siphon oil from the petroleum tankers and as well collect the leaking fuel.

An eyewitness claims that fire then burst at the scene after one person went to collect the fuel while smoking a cigarette.

Here is the video before the explosion occurred;

Kenyans who have been saddened by the occurrence events have taken to their social media accounts to express their sadness and send condolences to their families.


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