Six persons have died in a gory accident which occurred at Abuoso-Hemang, in the Afigya Kwabre West District of the Ashanti Region.
The accident, according to report occurred at 8:40pm late night on August 4, leaving several others in critical condition and are now on admission at the Ankaase Government Hospital.
The unfortunate incident happened when a KIA Pregio vehicle loaded with passengers from Kumasi to Hemang run into an articulator truck parked on the side of the road in between Abuoso-Hemang stretch off-loading cement.
According to an eyewitness, four passengers in the Pregio vehicle died on the spot and two others died on arrival at the Hospital.
“The articulator track loaded with cement was off-loading into a shop beside the road with it’s section of the container in the road. The Pregio driver ignorantly approached on it and due to its speed, it run into it killing four instantly.
The driver of the Pregio, the two people at the front and others at the back gave up their ghosts on the spot”. An Eyewitness disclosed
The six recorded deaths include Four (4) females and and two (2) males.
The bodies of the deceased have been deposited at the Ankaase Government Hospital morgue for identification and preservation.