Accra rains: four bodies found floating in Odaw River

Accra rains: four bodies found floating in Odaw River

- Four bodies have been found at the Odaw River days after torrential rains in Accra

- The bodies, found by construction workers and traders at the site, are feared to be decomposing

Accra rains: four bodies found floating in Odaw River

Onlookers stand by watching the bodies float in the river

Following Monday's torrential rains in Accra, the bodies of four persons have been found at the Odaw River.

The bodies, feared to be in a bad state were found barely a week after the downpour by traders and construction workers. Two of the bodies are located near the Neoplan station where contractors are desilting the drains while the other two, including a woman are on each side of the railway crossing bridge linking Adabraka and Neoplan station from the Graphic Road.

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An elderly artisan at the nearby Odorna garages who asked for anonymity said people stay away from reporting such incidents which usually follow heavy rains and floods to avoid being made police witnesses and court attendants.

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Meanwhile the police at Adabraka have played down any such reports stating the news have not been officially reported to them.

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