15 Heartbreaking Photos That Capture The Devastation Of The #AccraFloods

On June 3rd, heavy rains in Accra, the capital city of Ghana, led to an explosion at a gas (fuel) station, which ravaged parts of the city. A leak in the station is said to be the cause of the explosion. Many people had gathered under the station to seek shelter from the heavy rains when the accident occurred. The death toll is said to be up to 150 people. The following are 15 pictures that capture the devastation in the city (as reported by Twitter users):

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If you live in Accra and would like to write about your experience or what you have witnessed, please email me directly at kovie@thoughtcatalog.com. TC mark

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