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C/R: Many reported dead in accident at Ekumfi

About seven persons have reportedly been killed in an accident that occurred Thursday evening, January 13, 2022, between Ekumfi Bogyano and Ekumfi Ekotsi near Mankessim in the Central region.

According to an eyewitness account, the accident involved a commercial Sprinter Benz bus, which was heading from Mankessim to Accra but burst a tyre and somersaulted many times, leading to the deaths of some of the passengers.

Many others are said to have sustained various degrees of injuries.

Graphic Online is yet to independently confirm the accident, however, informants say the police have arrived at the accident scene to control the situation.

The accident vehicle is said to have also run over a coconut seller, killing him on the spot.

 

Source: Graphic|Ghana

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