V/R: Three Persons Killed In Road Crash At Sogakope
Three 3 persons have died in a ghastly road crash that occurred at Vume near Sogakope on Accra Sogakope highway on the evening of Tuesday, 3rd August 2021. The deceased persons who are yet to be identified were plying the route in a tricycle (aboboya) when an over speeding vehicle from the Sogakope direction with the
registration number GW 8151-18 also collided with the tricycle killing all three persons on the spot. The vehicle was being driven by a Dabala junction based Customs Officer who together with his colleagues were pursuing another vehicle also suspected to be be carrying some smuggled goods and according to eyewitnesses, some
youth in the area who became agitated over the incident too set the vehicle ablaze and a situation that forced the deployment of some military and police personnel to the scene to restore calm. Meanwhile, the Sogakope Police commander has also declined comments on the issue when contacted. Bodies of the victims have since been deposited at the Sogakope District hospital for preservation.