LATEST GIST NEWS SOCIETY GIST BREAKING: THREE PERSONS SEVERELY INJURED IN 4 POINT BY SHERATON HOTEL GAS EXPLOSION (UPDATE) By Admin Posted on 2 weeks ago 1 min read 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr At least three persons have been reported injured after a gas explosion within the vicinity of the Four Point by Sheraton hotel in Lagos. According to a report obtained by Hotjist.com from LASEMA officials, the gas cylinder used by welders working in the yard of the hotel premises exploded due to a leakage of one of the gas cylinder hose. A total of three people were confirmed to have sustained severe injuries as a result of the blast and two has been rushed to Lagos Island General Hospital for intensive care by LASEMA Ambulance Unit while one was rushed to a nearby private hospital. Many vehicles and hotel room windows were also shattered as a result of the blast. However, the situation has been put under control as a combined efforts of the LASEMA Response Unit, Nigeria Police alongside Staff of the hotel are on ground to ensure a swift recovery. Recovery operation ongoing. Reports reaching Hotjist reveled that a Borehole being dug within the remises of four point impacted a gas line resulting in the explosion.