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26.11.2008 General News

25 dead, several injured near Techiman

By myjoyonline
25 dead, several injured near Techiman

About 25 persons have been confirmed dead and several others injured when a petrol tanker caught fire near Techiman, in the Brong Ahafo Region.

The dead, who have been burnt beyond recognition, were said to have rushed to scoop some spilling petrol after the tanker was reported to have fallen on its side after unsuccessful attempt to negotiate a curve,

The fire has been put out and a Joy FM correspondent reports that the police and the Fire Service are on the scene to put the situation under control.

More information soon.