Eight Persons Dead After Road Crash At Asuboi

Eight Persons Dead After Road Crash At Asuboi

 

 

Eight people have been confirmed dead after a Hyundai universe commercial bus with registration number AK 324-22 with passengers on board from the Sunyani to Accra crashed head-on with an articulated truck parked off the road at the Asuboi a section of the road on the Accra-Kumasi highway. According to Police, on the spot

 

investigations conducted at accident scene indicated that, the driver of the Hyundai bus who was allegedly sleeping while driving failed to observe traffic and in the process crashed into the forty footer container which fell partially onto the road and in the process killing eight passengers. Confirming the incident, the Eastern

 

 

Regional Police Public Relations Officer DSP Ebenezer Tetteh also said other injured passengers are currently receiving treatment at the Suhum government hospital. On reaching a section of the road at the Asuboi on the Accra-Kumasi dual carriage road, investigations also indicate that the driver failed to observe traffic ahead

 

 

whilst allegedly sleeping. In the process, he crashed into a forty footer container loaded with wood which fell partially on the road as a result of a previous accident, DSP Ebenezer Tetteh explained.