11-year-old girl has died after a fire gutted a house at Meduma in the Kwabre East Municipality of the Ashanti Region on Tuesday.
Properties running into thousands of cedis were destroyed in the incident, which happened at about 1:30 pm.
Fire officers, after bringing the situation under control, handed over the body of the girl to the police, which has been deposited at the morgue.
Ashanti Regional Public Relations Officer of the Ghana National Fire Service, D.O III Peter Addai, who narrated the incident says investigations have commenced to ascertain the cause of the fire.
The body of the deceased, whose details are yet to be made public, has been handed over to the Mamponteng Police.
Meanwhile, an investigation has been started by the Fire Service to ascertain the cause of the fire.