Unfortunately, a lady and her two small kids were killed in a house fire on Tuesday morning in Asuoyeboah, Ashanti District.
The absolute number of fatalities owing to this peculiarity in the earlier month in Locale currently remains at 7.
One individual was harmed if occurred around 12:30 a.m.
Felicia, a 48-year-old mother, and her two youngsters, Obed, 11, and Christabel, 9, died in the blast notwithstanding early endeavors to save them.
“We are in shock with the intensity of the fire even though it was raining at the time of the incident. We thought the rain will minimize the impact but within minutes, the entire 10-bedroom apartment was engulfed with fire and our effort to try and save them proved futile,” an eye witness, Edward Osei, said.
“They all got trapped and couldn’t come through the window because of the burglar-proof. However, the man of the house managed to escape because he was in a separate room. He decided to go back and rescue his family but to no avail. He later sustained some severe burns and was rushed to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital for treatment.
The KATH morgue currently holds the dead cadavers in anticipation of post-mortem. The Ashanti Area has experienced its third lamentable house fire in as numerous months
On Tuesday, August 16, three individuals, a pregnant woman, her two young men, and the loft’s house keeper, were tracked down dead from consume wounds.
Then, on September tenth, a 74-year-old previous head of the Review Administration had his 5-room home in Aburaso caught fire.
The reasons for these flames are right now being researched by the Ghana Public Fire Administration.