No fewer than five oil wells have exploded at Ajegunle Ikorigbo, oil-rich community in Ondo State.
It was gathered that the huge explosion occurred at an oil field named “Ojumole” located in Ikorigho land.
The oil wells affected in the incident are said to be Isan-West field, Parable field, Malu field, Ororo and Opokaba.
The fire also spread to Otumara, Ikorigho, Ajegunle-Ikorigho, Zion Ikorigho, Iluayo, Kendo Ayeren and Ehinmoghan-Ikorigho communities.
The cause of the explosion is yet to be ascertained.