One dead, 4 injured in fatal accident on Techiman- Wenchi road

    A car crash involving a Benz Sprinter and a taxi cab on the Wenchi – Techiman Highway in the Bono East Region has claimed a life.

    The Wenchi District Police Commander, Deputy Superintendent of Police ( DSP) Kofi Odro Amponsah, said his outfit had a distress call about the accident just after the Nkonsia Police Barrier.

    This, he said, was on Tuesday evening at about 6:00 pm so they hurriedly rushed to the scene.

    According to him, when they got to the scene there was a head-on collision between a Benz sprinter with registration AS 5354 – 20 and Opel Astra taxi also with registration number AS 224 – 12.

    DSP Amponsah explained that the Benz Sprinter, which was traveling from Kumasi to Wa, made a wrong overtaking.

    “The Driver of the Benz Sprinter heading towards Wa attempted to overtake leading to head-on with the Opel Astra which was heading towards Techiman from Wenchi,” he told Adom News which a=was monitored by Ghana News Page.

    He said four passengers were in critical condition and were rushed to the Wenchi Methodist Hospital for treatment.



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