A few hours ago, there was a tanker explosion at Kaase in Kumasi. According to reports, the tanker was discharging some fuel to tricycles when the explosion occurred.
Reacting to this in a statement on Facebook, the Ghana police wrote;
“Today January 21, 2022, at about 3:00 pm a fuel tanker that was discharging fuel to some tricycles at Kaase caught fire. A few people are believed to have sustained some injuries. Thankfully, no persons have been reported dead.The tanker driver and the tricycle rider involved have escaped the scene.
The police are at the scene to manage the situation. Meanwhile, we are investigating and full details will be given in due course.”
See photos after the explosion;