Scores are feared dead in a gas explosion that occurred at Apienti between Bogoso and Bordee in the Western Region this afternoon.
The Police says it is collaborating with “other emergency service providers have activated a full emergency recovery exercise.”
The cause of the incident is yet to be confirmed but sources say it was due to a gas explosion.
Watch the video below:
It is unclear the number of casualties involved.
— JoyNews (@JoyNewsOnTV) January 20, 2022
In a twitter post, the Police urged all residents to remain calm as “we manage this unfortunate situation.”
Emergency Public Notice!
A huge explosion occurred this afternoon, Thursday, January 20, 2022, at Apiate between Bogoso and Bawdie in the Western Region. Read more from the link below.https://t.co/iQuZHMQOr3 pic.twitter.com/F9Jo9zRcf7
— Ghana Police Service (@GhPoliceService) January 20, 2022