Military Officer Dies In An Accident

A young Military Officer with the 6th Battalion, Airborne  in Tamale met his untimely death this morning as he plunged his mortorcycle into a storm drain in an attempt to swerve a speeding vehicle.

The deceased, whose full identity is yet to be uncovered by the Police, was traveling from the Bawa Barracks towards an unknown destination on a motorcycle without a crash helmet.

He saw a vehicle also approaching from the opposite direction of the road and in an attempt to Dodge the vehicle, he veered off the road into the about five meters deep gutter dying on the spot.

The incident according to witnesses occurred at  Agric, a suburb of the Sagnarigu Municipality.