Driver Drowns In Tanker While ‘Stealing Diesel’
The swollen body of a 39-year-old man, Jemilah Abdullahi, has been recovered from a diesel tanker compartment where he suffocated while allegedly attempting to steal diesel.
Punch Metro gathered that the incident happened on Monday in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State.
It was learnt that Abdullahi worked as a driver with Kinlon Company, Ikorodu, and fell inside the company’s diesel tank while scooping fuel into a container.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed the incident.