Pulse.com.gh logo
Go


Tragedy 4-month old baby, 7 others perish in accident in Bole

He added that one of the tyres of the car burst when it reached Kwame-Kessie which caused the vehicle to somersault several times and landed in the bush.

  • Published:
Accident vehicle play

Accident vehicle

A fatal car accident in Bole in the Northern Region of Ghana has claimed the life of a 4-month old baby and 7 others.

The accident which happened near Kwame-Kessie at Banda Nkawa in the Bole District also had 17 people injured.

The Bole District Crime Officer, ASP Ebenezer Kwaku Dakey, who confirmed the incident said the accident occurred at about 11:30 pm on Monday..

He said a Sprinter Benz Bus with registration number AS 9242 was heading to Kumasi from Wa in the Upper West Region.

He added that one of the tyres of the car burst when it reached Kwame-Kessie which caused the vehicle to somersault several times and landed in the bush.

READ ALSO: Zabzugu MP hospitalized after being involved in car crash

“At about 11:30 pm yesterday police patrol team at Banda Nkwanta had information that a sprinter bus travelling from Wa direction to Kumasi on reaching a village called Kwaku-Kwesie, burst its back Tyre and somersaulted into a nearby bush", he said.

“Five of the passengers died on the spot and 19 sustained injuries. All the injured were conveyed to the Bole Government Hospital where two of the injured persons died, making seven the number of persons dead while 17 are currently receiving treatments at the hospital”, he added

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos




Top Articles

1 #Number 12 BBC says it didn’t collaborate with Anas on 'Number 12'bullet
2 In Eastern Region How a brave MMT driver saved passengers from robbery...bullet
3 Sexual Abuse Court remands teacher over countless sex with JHS leaverbullet
4 ’Nana Konadu bought an acre plot for GHc5‘ - Residents continue...bullet
5 Former Chief of Staff Julius Debrah downplays visa fraud allegationbullet
6 Hefty Fines Flout ban on fishing and pay $2m fine – Govt warns...bullet
7 In Elmina Teenager jailed seven years for defilementbullet
8 Graduate Employment 11 things you need before applying for...bullet
9 RIP Tamale Chief, Naa Dakpema Mohammed Dawuni Alhassan, deadbullet
10 Dismissed EC Chair ‘Charlotte Osei one of the most...bullet

Top Videos

1 Political Marriage Ras Mubarak Marries Muntaka's Daughter As Second Wifebullet
2 Video Obinim church members confess sexual sinsbullet
3 Anas Exposé "Nyantakyi gave out Nana Addo's room number to investors"bullet
4 Ebony's Death Video of Ebony's soldier singing 'morale songs' goes...bullet
5 Failed Promises Nurses threaten to vote against NPPbullet
6 Video Sad tale of Ghanaian journalist who left BBC for...bullet
7 Video Lady in Owusu Bempah's sex scandal finally speaksbullet
8 Video I don't have time for sex - Obinimbullet
9 Name and Shame Kennedy Agyapong premieres Anas video on...bullet
10 Preparing For Death Pastor makes his tomb in his housebullet

Local