The deceased who is yet to be identified was running away when an electric pole reportedly fell on him, Joy News’ Joseph Opoku Gakpo reported.
Godwin Damali, a fire personnel also confirmed the death.
Three other fire officials have been injured as a result of the explosion. The fire men were said to be repairing the leaked pipeline when the explosion occured.
A fresh pipeline at the Tema Oil Refinery exploded, in what appears to be a second disaster around the Cocoa Processing Factory in Tema.
The first pipeline was reported to have exploded around 3:00 pm which led to an inferno that ravaged some buildings around the area.
Just when fire and police personnel arrived to keep the explosion under control, another pipeline exploded around 4:00 pm, Joy News’ Joseph Opoku Gakpo reported.
Fire men, bystanders…
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