A fuel station has exploded at Atomic junction in Accra near the overpass that connects Legon to Madina.
The incident happened at about 7:30pm.
The fire was said to have started at a Total Fuel station and extended to another station.
Some students at some hostels at the University of Ghana campus, close to where the incident happened took to their heels. (See video below)
Many residents in the area at Haatso, Madina and the UPSA area have abandoned their homes running further down to safety.
It started raining heavily after the explosion.
…more to follow soon