Truck Crashes Taxi Driver To Death
A taxi driver has met his untimely death after a truck ran over his taxi cab at the Agona Mensakrom in the Agona West District of the Central Region on thursday morning. Report indicates the taxi cab with registration number GW 7168 19 was from the Agona Swedru to the Breman Asikuma Senior High School and upon reaching Agona Mensakrom, the truck veered off its lane and ran over the taxi killing the driver instantly. Four others who were in the taxi were injured and have been rushed to the Agona Swedru Government Hospital for treatment.
In an interview, one of the passengers said the residents who came to the accident scene to rescue them stole all their monies they were having on them. The driver of the taxi got trapped in the car until Police and Fire Service came to cut the car apart before the body was retrieved. The body of the deceased has been deposited at the Agona Swedru Government Hospital Mortuary. The case has been also reported to the Agona Swedru Police for an investigation.