Unknown number killed after blast at natural gas station sends giant fireball into sky over city

A natural gas station in Ghana’s capital, Accra, has exploded, killing an unknown number of people, a government official said.

“Unfortunately there are some fatalities and we are working to have the numbers,” the deputy information minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, told a local radio station. “There are quite a number also injured.” He said the initial blaze was largely under control and that about 200 police officers had been sent to the scene.

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