E/R: 6 Die In Crash At Kpong

At least six (6) people have lost their lives while several others are in critical condition in an accident on the Kpong-Atimpoku road in the Eastern Region.

The accident which occurred on Sunday around 5:30 involved a sprinter, a Hyundai bus and a BMW private vehicle.

An eyewitnesses who spoke to XYZ News said the Hyundai bus with registration number GW 6815-13 which was coming from Kpong towards the Akosombo stretch collided head-on with the BMW vehicle with registration number GE 6558-W that was overtaking other cars from the Atimpoku end of the stretch.

The eyewitness indicated that some personnel from the police and the fire service were at the scene to contain the situation.

Those that were perished have been deposited at the Central Hospital for Autopsy.

The vehicles, according to the eyewitness have since been towed from the accident scene to allow free flow of traffic.

 

Source: Ghana/myxyzonline.com/93.1MHZ