Tragedy Two burnt to death in bungalow at Takoradi

Their bodies have since been deposited at the Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital Mortuary by the Police.

  • Published:
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Two women were on Wednesday burnt to death at Windy Ridge, a suburb of Takoradi, when the room in which they were sleeping caught fire in the Western region.

The names of the two deceased whose bodies were burnt beyond recognition were only given by the neighbours as Comfort and Theresah aged between 18 and 20.

Their bodies have since been deposited at the Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital Mortuary by the Police.

One neighbour who lamented what she witnessed amidst uncontrollable tears said the two ladies are house helps living with a woman and her family in one of the bungalows.

According to some neighbours, the two bungalows where the incident happened are being occupied by two staff members of the Western Regional Coordinating Council and their families.

The inferno, according to the neighbours was intense at the Apartment of an Economic Planning officer who is currently studying abroad.

The wife of the Planning officer, who is a chop bar operator and her five children escaped death after one of the children forced the door opened to escape.

They are currently on admission at the Effia Nkwanta Hospital with varying degree of injuries.

The Regional Public Relations Officer ADFO for Ghana National Fire Service, Emmanuel Bonney said his outfit is yet to establish the cause of the fire.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 Corrupt Officers Customs officials dismissed for alleged corruptionbullet
2 Crime Car stealing syndicate arrested in Tarkwabullet
3 Vigilantism State had a weak case against Delta 8 - Ace Ankomahbullet
4 Secret Recording Immigration boss hot over Aisha Huang's leaked tapebullet
5 Mahamudu Bawumia Vice President's convoy involved in an accidentbullet
6 Galamsey Large quantity of sodium cyanide uncovered in Kumasibullet
7 Funeral Rites Late Christopher Opoku to be laid to rest July 15bullet
8 Investigation Finance Minister requests for more time to...bullet
9 Mining in Ghana Otumfuo throws weight behind galamsey...bullet
10 Hospital Management Korle-bu hospital senior staff...bullet

Top Videos

1 Meet "The Beast" President Obama's Cadillac that's more tank than carbullet
2 AMERI Power Plant AMERI lacks expertise in power projects – Philip Addisonbullet
3 Video Edward Gyampana is the teenage design genius who needs your helpbullet
4 Watch Stop taking collection in churches -TB Joshua to Pastorsbullet
5 Night Life Some taxi drivers and their night driving experiencesbullet
6 TRAGEDY Fire guts Coconut Grove Hotelbullet
7 Vitiligo Enam Honya - is challenging what you think about beautybullet
8 Woyome Judgement Debt Kweku Baako dances over Amidu's winbullet
9 In Zimbabwe President Mugabe’s 70 year-old aide marries...bullet
10 Ghana@60 Agya Koo embarrassed Ghana at Independence...bullet

News