23 Students Involved In Accident Along Dodowa-Shai Hills Road

23 Students Involved In Accident Along Dodowa-Shai Hills Road

 

 

Reports reaching theghanaweb reveal that 23 students heading to Anum Secondary School have been involved in an accident along Dodowa-Shai Hills road. Principal Emergency Medical Technician Kpanbey confirmed the incident on the Thursday. According to Issah Kpanbey, information gathered at the scene too indicated that the

 

vehicle was loaded with students who were all going to Anum Secondary School and had a tyre burst. He added that due to overspeeding, the driver could not stop the vehicle after the tyre burst, making the car somersault. The driver tried his best to save the situation but then could not stop because of the excessive speeding that

 

 

we were told. The car then somersaulted and then got mangled, he told the media. According to him, most of the 23 students who were also on board the vehicle are severely injured and adding that the students have been conveyed to the Dodowa District Hospital and they all sustained injuries also. Only a few of them had minor

 

 

injuries, but to be very honest with you, most of them sustained serious injuries ranging from fractures, head injuries and the likes. As we speak, they are all at the Dodowa District Hospital. That is where we conveyed them to, with the help of the Dodowa District Police Command and the Dodowa District Fire Service as well

 

 

as the National Ambulance Service in Dodowa, he said. He also said he does not know the condition too of the casualties after being conveyed to the hospital, but there has been a reinforcement of staff at the hospital. The hospital authorities have called for reinforcement because the casualties there are almost overwhelming their staff, he said.