Reports reaching Spice Newsroom indicates that at about 4.15am this morning there was head on collision between an Aflao to Elubo bound Yotoung bus carrying 53 passengers with registration No Freedom 1-15 and a Tipper truck with registration No. GE 3350-14 driving from Inchaban direction to Beposo near Assorko Essamun in the Shama District.
The accident occurred at the spot where a new road ramp was under construction by the Ghana Highways Authority. Spice news can confirm that three people, two male and one female died at the accident scene whiles others who were seriously injured have been rushed to St Benedict Hospital and the Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital respectively for treatment. Meanwhile the two vehicles have been towed from the scene and the road cleared for other road users.
Most of the passengers on-board the Yotoung bus heading to Elubo are Ivorians.
Further developments would be communicated soon.
Kojo Ennimil Arthur |Spicefmonline.com | Ghana