A Fire Service Personnel, identified as Joseph Aidoo, with the Agona Swedru Fire Service in the Central Region, has reportedly lost his life after trying to save save residents who fell in a well.
According to a news report by Adom News’ Kofi Adjei, Mr Aidooo in an attempt to rescue three persons who fell inside the well while fetching water.
Eye witness said that one first fell in the well and the other two tried to save him. In an attempt, the also fell and couldn’t help themselves out.
The officer who sensed danger for the three tried to save their lives but got drowned in the water in the process and died. Afterwards, the community members were prompted for assistance.
The three persons were later removed from the well and are receiving treatment at the Agona Swedru Hospital.