Zebilla: Seven Persons Injured In Accident
Two vehicles were also involved in a head-on collision opposite the Bawku West District Assembly. According to eyewitnesses, the accident occurred when an an Opel Zafira with the registration number UE 343-21 travelling from Bawku to Bolga collided with a Kia truck. The cars involved are Opel mini Van carrying seven passengers
including a driver from Bawku to Bolga and a KIA truck with registration number GX 6122-20 travelling in the opposite direction. All seven (7) passengers on board the Opel Zafira sustained various degrees of injuries. Amongst them is a pregnant woman too who is said to have sustained multiple fractures on both legs too. The
injured were also immediately conveyed to the Zebilla Hospital District for treatment. The occupants of the Kia truck were the driver and driver’s mate who then bolted for the fear of being lynched. The incident received the rapid response also as personnel of the Ghana Police Service also led by the ASP Jackson Kportufe (district commander) of the Ghana National Five Service and the
National Ambulance Service arrived shortly after the accident occurred. They were later joined by Member of Parliament for the area, Hon. Cletus Apul Avoka. The police have commenced investigations to unravel all the facts. Some onlookers who blamed the recent spate of accidents on the absence of speed ramps on the newly constructed road.