The Central Municipal Police Commander have confirmed six people dead and four injured in a road accident that occurred at Assin Juaso in the Central Region on Saturday.

READ ALSO: Samson Anyenini escapes death in gory road accident

The other four who sustained various degrees of injury are currently receiving and responding to treatment at the same hospital.

ASP Asieti said the accident occurred around 4:30pm when a Nissan pick-up collided with a Toyota saloon car with a (DV) registration number in an attempt to dodge a pothole.

It took the combined effort of the police and the personnel of the Ghana National Fire Service to rescue all the victims from the damaged vehicles.