Fire has gutted several stores and a truck at Roman Hill, close to the Kumasi Central Market in the Ashanti Region.

The fire reportedly started around 1.30pm today [Monday], April 10.

According to Citi News’ Lauretta Timah, items worth hundreds of thousands of cedis have been destroyed in the outbreak.

The cause of the fire is not immediately known, as fire officers are currently at the scene battling the inferno.

More soon.

By: Jonas Nyabor/