The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), on Friday confirmed that fire gutted three cars at the Airport Hotel in Lagos.
LASEMA’s Director General, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, in a statement made available to NAN on Friday said the agency received multiple reports of a fire outbreak at Ikeja Airport Hotel along Obafemi Awolowo Way in Ikeja at 9:59 p.m. on Thursday.
“On arrival at the above scene, it was determined that three vehicles had caught fire, one Toyota coaster bus (LND133XW), a Honda Civic Saloon car (AKR234LZ) and a Cadillac Escalade car with unknown registration number.
“The resultant fire affected the Tour Africa Transport Company within the airport hotel premises and not the hotel building itself.
“The flames have since been extinguished by our responders together with the Lagos State Fire Service.
“Presently, investigation is being carried out to ascertain the cause of the fire,” he added.
He further called for calm in the area.