Los Angeles Times

Tanker truck fire in Lagos

Pedestrians run from the scene of a fire ravaging four fuel tankers on Lagos' Ibadan highway on May 11, 2011. Two people lost their lives following a collision between two tankers loaded with fuel that exploded spreading the fire to two additional tankers driving along on Lagos-Ibadan highway, a gateway leading to other parts of the country. The accident cut off traffic around Lagos.PIUS UTOMI EKPEI, AFP/GETTY IMAGES