Scores have been injured following gas explosion at a filling station in Offa Garage area of Ilorin, the Kwara State capital.
Radio Nigeria gathered that the explosion was accompanied with a loud bang and smoke taking over the whole filling station.
An eyewitness said who spoke on condition of anonymity said the situation make people in the area scampered for safety without knowing what was happening.
He explained that several people sustained varying degree of injury at the filling station.
He however noted that the situation has been brought under control.