In a sad news received this morning, 5 persons have been killed and 7 others are in critical condition after a Ford Transit with Registration number GS 6031- 20 and a Toyota Hiace with Registration Number GR 5059-20 was involved in a head on collision.
The unfortunate incident happened Gomoa Adam near Gomoa Anteadze on the Kasoa – Cape Coast highway in the Central Region.
In total, fourteen passengers were on board on the two vehicles when the accident occurred. Five died on the spot while even others are battling for their lives at the Apam Catholic Hospital.
Two survivors have been treated and discharged.
A survivor of the gory accident, Abubakar Issah who was in the Toyota Hiace vehicle, said the Ford Transit made a wrong overtaking which resulted in the accident.
“I boarded the vehicle from Kasoa heading to Cape Coast and upon reaching a section of the road, I saw the Ford Transit wrongfully overtaking a tanker and in the process it collided with their car,” he said.
The seven injured persons are currently responding to treatment.