Korle Bu Teaching Hospital Staff hit by stray bullet

The victim, identified as Solomon Quarshie, was rushed to the hospital’s accident centre for treatment.

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A Quality Assurance officer at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital was on Monday hit by a stray bullet.

The incident occurred around 4:00 pm. The victim, identified as Solomon Quarshie, was rushed to the hospital’s accident centre for treatment.

The laboratory manager, David Anaful, told Accra-based Citi FM that authorities are yet to ascertain the source of the bullet.

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He indicated that he was alerted about the incident after screams from the victim.

“Solomon Quarshie’s boss showed me the hole in the curtain of the window… he raised the curtain and from there, I saw a big hole so quickly, we got down with the bells and carried him straight to the accident centre and then we went and made a report to the Korle Bu security office first, secondly to the administrator, then to the PRO” the Lab Manager said.

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Meanwhile, the Public Relations Officer for Korle Bu, Mustafa Salifu, has urged workers of the hospital to remain calm as the security has been informed about the incident and investigations are ongoing.

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