A petrol tanker has overturned at the Guinness Junction at Kaase, a suburb of Kumasi in the Ashanti Region.
It is unclear where the tanker which had fuel leaking from it unto the streets, was heading to.
According to eyewitnesses, the driver lost control of the steering wheel resulting in the overturn.
The situation has created huge vehicular and human traffic around the area.
The tanker had been lifted as at the time of press.
Fire fighters were at the scene to help lift the tanker.