According to one of the Twitter users, who shared videos from the scene, the fire is reportedly coming from under the road dividers.
The Twitter users called on emergency services to come to the scene, in order to contain the fire.
See videos and tweets:
@lasemasocial there is a fire in the midsection of the third mainland bridge. Could you please attend to it ASAP?— Bums bee (@Bumzydee_leads) October 11, 2018
An electric pole is currently burning on third mainland bridge and no response team is here yet.— 'Lamide (@girllikemabel) October 11, 2018
It’s over 20 minutes now.
Real fire o with thick flames @Gidi_Traffic
@Lagostraffic there's a fire situation on third mainland bridge. The fire is from under the road dividers. Please tag relevant authorities— Oluwaseun Omowumi (@symbaluv) October 11, 2018
@giditraffic there's currently fire outbreak on #thirdmainlandbridge. Looks like a gas pipeline pic.twitter.com/3IXIcG7CJD— Achuka Chinedu Dan (@danachuka) October 11, 2018
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