The accident scene on the Bole-Bamboi highway
our lives have been lost in a fatal accident at Kwame-Kwasi, a community on the Bole-Bamboi highway in the Savannah Region.
The accident which occurred Sunday, April 24, 2022, involves an ESP bus with registration number AP 7778-21 who ran into a moving trailer with registration number GR2703-P loaded with goods en route to Mali.
The vehicles involved in the road accident on the Bole-Bamboi highway
According to eyewitnesses, the driver of the ESP Bus was speeding when he crashed into the trailer in a failed attempt to overtake the Mali bound trailer, leading to the death of the four instantly.
Confirming the incident to Adom FM monitored by Odweanomaonline.ga, the Bole District Police Commander, DSP Benjamin Buxton, said some passengers who sustained various degrees of injury were rushed to the Bamboi Polyclinic for medical attention.
He added that the bodies of the deceased have been deposited at the Wenchi hospital morgue for preservation.
DSP Benjamin thus warned drivers using the Wa-Bamboi road to be cautious.
Meanwhile, the ESP bus has since been tolled to the Tinga Police Station.