Video: Two diesel tankers destroyed by fire in Takoradi

At a fuel station at Apremdo in Sekondi-Takoradi, 2 diesel tankers due to discharge fuel have been destroyed by fire.

At a fuel station at Apremdo in Sekondi-Takoradi, 2 diesel tankers due to discharge fuel have been destroyed by fire.

Apparently it is reported that the parked trucks behind the filling station were awaiting an order from the pump manager to discharge the fuel.

Ghana National Fire Service have managed to bring the situation under control.

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However, they struggled during the initial phase as they run out of water.

They had to wait for a backup tanker to arrived to help quench the flames.

Fortunately, no casualties have been recorded yet.

Nonetheless, about a dozen shops nearby have been destroyed.

The cause of the fire has also not yet been disclosed.

Watch video below:

https://www.instagram.com/p/B_2oAuLpE31/?igshid=1bh8xo6wkf79a

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