Upon reaching a section of the road between Asikuma and Peki on the Asikuma -Kpeve highway, one of the tyres of the ford got burst and the vehicle veered into the opposite lane. The vehicle crushed head-on with an APSONIC motor bike with registration number M-22 VR 4 which was ridden by the Constable Richard Dadzie with pillion rider Corporal. Evans Quansah all of Peki Police Station who were on their way to the Police checkpoint at Opokuase near Asikuma junction.
The two Police officers, three passengers(two males and one female) on board the ford transit bus died on the spot. The injured passengers on board the vehicle including the suspect driver were rushed to the Peki Government Hospital for medical attention whiles the deceased were also sent to the mortuary of the hospital.