Dark day for Ghana More photos from Accra flood and explosion

Reports suggest that more than 200 people have been confirmed dead. The 37 Military hospital has since been filled to capacity.

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The GOIL fuel filling station near the GCB bank towers at Circle in Accra was gutted by fire on Wednesday amidst heavy flooding in the city.

Dozens were trapped as the Fire Service personnel who arrived at scene, struggled to douse the fire.

Reports suggest that more than 200 people have been confirmed dead. The 37 Military hospital has since been filled to capacity.

Pulse.com.gh has learnt that the Fire service has been able to put out the fire and officers from the police and the military are at the scene to ensure calm.

Here are some more photos from the tragedy.

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