Utako motor park area was thrown into commotion on Friday morning when fire engulfed a section of the market.
The explosion sent out a large ball of fire and smoke into the air, causing serious pandemonium around the densely populated business area of the city.
The situation caused serious traffic blockade in the process, thereby bringing business activities to a halt.
Meanwhile, Many shops were destroyed when fire gutted some sections of Jabi motor Abuja
The cause of the fire cannot be ascertained at the time of this report but men of the FCT fire service have arrived the scene .
The incident, which started at 10:12am, led to chaos as passengers and motorists scampered for safety.
The situation got worst when the fire spread to a shop where car batteries and car gas were being sold, causing more havoc .
As time of filing this report, FCT fire fighters have arrived the scene and are battling to put out the fire.
More details shortly!