Freak Accident At A Waterfall In Ghana Kills At Least 17 - NPR

A tree crashed onto a group of people enjoying a swim at the base of a large waterfall in Ghana, and local authorities tell wire services that at least 17 people were killed in the freak accident. The revelers got caught in a rainstorm on Sunday ...and more »

Tress toppled at Ghana waterfall during storm, killing 19 - ABC News

A rainstorm toppled trees onto people at Ghana's Kintampo Waterfall, killing at least 19, most of them students who were visiting and swimming at the tourist site north of the capital, officials said Monday. Early reports had blamed Sunday's disaster ...and more »

Survivors recount Ghana tree fall tragedy that killed 20 - Yahoo News

Frank Adansi-Bonnah sat on his bed Monday in the Kintampo Municipal Hospital in central Ghana, his lips covered in bruises and cuts, and his arm in a sling. He was swimming with his friends on Sunday afternoon at the popular tourist destination of ...and more »

At least 18 die in Ghana waterfall accident - euronews

At least 18 people have died, many of them high school students, when a tree fell on them at a waterfall in Ghana. The pupils were swimming during a storm when trees began to fall, trapping bathers in a pool at the bottom of the Kintampo falls, in the ...and more »

Falling tree kills 17 during storm near waterfall in Ghana - CTV News

ACCRA, Ghana -- A large tree that fell during a storm at Ghana's Kintampo Waterfall killed at least 17 people, mostly students, as they were visiting the site north of the capital, officials said Monday. As of Monday, 17 bodies have been recovered at ...and more »

Ghana President Sends Condolences After Tree Kills 18 at Waterfall - Voice of America

Ghana's president has offered his condolences to the families of victims of a freak accident at a popular waterfall, in which a tree fell and killed at least 18 people. “I have learnt with great sadness [of] the unfortunate incident that occurred at ...and more »

Veep consoles families of the 18, who died at Kintampo waterfalls - Ghana News Agency

Kintampo, (B/A), March 20, GNA – The Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, on Monday expressed government's condolences to the families, relatives and friends of the 18 people who died in a tragic incident which happened at the Kintampo Waterfalls ...and more »

Falling tree kills at least 18 at Ghana waterfall - Stuff.co.nz

At least 18 people were killed when a large tree fell into the pool they were swimming in at the base of a waterfall in Ghana, crushing and drowning people enjoying a day out at a popular beauty spot, police said. The waterfall, near the town of ...and more »

20 dead, mostly students, after trees fall in Ghana's Kintampo waterfalls - UPI.com

At least 20 people, mostly high school students, died on Sunday in Ghana's Kintampo waterfalls during a storm in the Brong-Ahafo Region, officials said. File Photo by Sean Moran/CC/WikiMedia. March 20 (UPI) -- Officials in Ghana said 20 people, mostly ...and more »

Ghana: President Sends Condolences After Tree 'Kills 18' at Waterfall - Newsweek

Ghana's president has offered his condolences to the families of victims of a freak accident at a popular waterfall, in which a tree fell and killed at least 18 people. It happened during a storm on Sunday at the waterfall in Kintampo, a popular ...and more »