A thirteen (13)-year-old boy was burnt to death after he was trapped inside a wooden structure house which caught fire at Asafo Fitting shop in Subi Constituency of the Ashanti region.
Koo Emma who was a student at Asafo Abrotia and about 7 shops were burnt down to ashes.
The fire started around 5:00 am in the morning whiles the boy was still asleep as his parents were out for physical training at Baba Yara stadium. The house of the boy is located within the fitting enclave.
Some of the eyewitness who spoke to Fox fm reporter Frank Kofi Ntow, said they were unable to break into the wooden structure in which the boy was sleeping due to the intensity of the fire.
The Fire Service says they are investigating the incident but residents are agitated with them as they believe they arrived at the scene late.
The residents believe if they had arrived early they could have saved the boy.
Source; www.foxfmonline.com/ Frank Kofi Ntow