Pandemonium broke out at the Kumasi Senior High Technical School at Patase within the Kumasi Metropolis on Wednesday dawn when fire gutted the chop box room of the girls’ dormitory,.
Items belonging to the students including books, trunks, chop boxes, provisions, dresses and other personal belongings were destroyed by the fire which started about 3am.
The cause of fire as at press time was not known but it is believed to have been sparked by power surge ultimate1069.com gathered.
Assistant Headmaster of the Mr Issah Ibrahim disclosed that 25 of the girls who were escaping from the inferno close to their staircase got injured and are currently receiving medical attention at the First Care Hospital
He added that teachers and male students on campus were able to quench the fire with some available fire extinguishers before the arrival of firefighters.