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Two burnt to death at Anyinamso Number one

 

Anyinamso (A/R),  Jan. 13, GNA – Two people were burnt to death when the petrol tanker on which they were travelling got involved in a road crash on Friday evening at Anyinamso Number One near Nyinahin in the Atwima-Mponua District.

 

Anyinamso (A/R),  Jan. 13, GNA – Two people were burnt to death when the petrol tanker on which they were travelling got involved in a road crash on Friday evening at Anyinamso Number One near Nyinahin in the Atwima-Mponua District.
      One of the dead has been identified as Abubakar Sadick, the driver of the vehicle, whiles the other victim was yet to be identified.
      The bodies of the two which were burnt beyond recognition had been deposited at the Toase Medical Centre morgue for autopsy.
      Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Frederick Mensah,  Nkawie Divisional Commander of the Police MTTU, told the Ghana News Agency at Nkawie that, the tanker, carrying about 30, 000 litres of diesel, was travelling from Kumasi to Sefwi-Edwenase in the Western Region.
      He said on reaching Anyinamso Number One, the driver was said to have ignored a speed rump on a section of the road and sped but the vehicle overturned in the process as the tanker hit a parked cargo vehicle and caught fire.
      DSP Mensah said the two victims who got trapped in the tanker were burnt to death on the spot.
      The fire, he said, spread to some nearby houses but no injuries were sustained.

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