Falling metal kills nursing mother in Accra

Falling metal kills nursing mother in Accra

A nursing mother met her untimely death on Thursday when a heavy metal fell on her from a high-rise building under construction at Makola in Accra.

Falling metal kills nursing mother in Accra

The construction site at Makola

Akweley, a tomato seller believed to be in her thirties, was seated by the fence of the construction site when the metal fell, according to a report by myjoyonline.com.

Falling metal kills nursing mother in Accra

Site where falling metal kills nursing mother in Accra

An eyewitness said three workers working at top of the building dropped the metal that had outweighed them, falling straight on the women’s head.

Falling metal kills nursing mother in Accra

Site where falling metal kills nursing mother in Accra

Akweley, a single mother of two with an eight-month old baby and a six-year-old child, is said to have bled in the nose and died before she could be transported to the hospital.

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