Bushfire kills women in Northern Region

Bushfire kills women in Northern Region

A bushfire horrifically killed two women at the Soboba District of the Northern Region on Saturday.

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The women were winnowing and bagging rice on a farm in the area when the accident occurred, according to a report by Accra-based Starr FM.

Police say a wild fire swept through the dry bushes, trapped the women and burned them beyond recognition.

A third woman who was severely injured was transported to the hospital for treatment.

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Reports say activities of bush burning especially in the three regions of the North during the dry season have damaged properties and displaced many people.

Source: Yen.com.gh

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