Technological Disaster in Ghana on March 20 2017 04:15 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Safety General emergency and public safety
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Severe Significant threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number AC-20170320-57558-GHA
Event type Technological Disaster
Date/Time March 20 2017 04:15 AM (UTC)
Last update March 20 2017 04:17 AM (UTC)
Cause of event
Damage level High Damage level
Affected area Local event : The affected area up to a few kilometers

Geographic information

Continent Africa
Country Ghana
County / State Brong-Ahafo Region
Area Kintampo waterfalls
Coordinate 8.09, -1.70

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 20
Injured person(s) 0
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0