Sekondi/Takoradi: Gas explosion injures 30 people, 4 other companies affected

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ghana_infernoResidents of Sekondi-Takoradi woke up to a sad news of fire explosion at GHUMCO, a Chinese company on the Effia Nkwanta – Takoradi Technical University stretch.

Commuters of the stretch have been stooped from using the busy road which leads to the Takoradi Container Therminal as fire service are struggling to contain the inferno.

Reports reaching is that, a Total gas station nearby has been affected as well as OLAM company and one other company.  

30 people have sustained various degrees of injuries, eye witnesses at the venue told The victims have been rushed to the New Takoradi and GPHA hospitals for treatment.

More soon…


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