Groom dies on his way to his wedding

Groom named Mohammed Zakari, met his untimely death in a car accident whilst on his way to his marriage ceremony ground on Sunday, March 13.

The unfortunate incident occurred at Fumesua on the Kumasi-Accra highway around 1:00pm.

According to the Police, a Ford Escape vehicle with registration number AS 3222-21 being driven by the groom and occupied by four of his friends lost control and ran into a ditch.

The 40-year-old groom died on the spot. The four other occupants were rushed to KNUST Hospital for medical care.

One of the victims who sustained life-threatening injury has since been transferred to Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) for advance treatment.

The Ejisu Motor Transport and Traffic Directorate (MTTD) has commenced investigation.

Meanwhile, the bride has since been in coma after suffering from a traumatic shock.

The deceased has been buried, according to Islamic rites.

This latest accident adds to the alarming carnage on Ghana’s roads from over the weekend.

Between January and February this year, over 50 persons have died through road accident.


By Afia Owusu/|Ghana


Back to top button