A 56-year-old man, has been burnt to death in a fire incident at Asafo in the Ashanti Regional capital of Kumasi.
The man has since been identified as Kwadwo Fordjour.
The fire which lasted well over two hours is said to have started at midnight from the room of the deceased.
The down floor of the 23 bedroom storey building was badly affected with six rooms completely razed down by the fire.
Public Relations Officer for the Ashanti Region Fire Command, DO3 Desmond Ackah, disclosed the incident was caused by an unattended water heater.