Bogoso Explosion: Truck Driver Warned Victims About Explosion After Crash
Yesterday was a ‘Black Thursday’ for Ghana especially the populace of the Western region following the explosion at Apiatse near Bogoso.
We were addressed with news of a mining truck which exploded at Bogoso killing about 17 people with many others and missing in the late afternoon.
From series of videos circulating online, we could see people standing by the truck which was on fire while others were taking videos of the scene until it finally exploded.
Member of Parliament for Tarkwa Nsuem Constituency at the accident scene has made a revelation on the explosion today.
According to him, the driver of the truck, after he came down from the truck, shouted at the people present at the scene taking videos to get away from the vehicle as it may explode but they didn’t listen to him.
The truck came in contact with a motobike which triggered the whole tragedy yesteday, killing about 17 people as it stands. A transformer in the community also was affected by the flames which also exploded the community.
This has left many homeless with dozens also injured.