Several passengers injured in ghastly Koforidua accident

Source The Ghana Report

Several passengers are battling for their lives after a collision between a Hyundai minibus and Toyota Hiace on the Koforidua to Bunso highway in the Eastern Region.

The unfortunate accident which occurred on Wednesday night, September 14, left several passengers injured.

The Toyota Hiace Minibus with registration number ER 685-17 collided with the Hyundai minibus with registration number GR 6546-21 on the Oyoko stretch of the highway.

The Hyundai minibus with passengers was reportedly travelling from Koforidua to Anyinam while the Toyota Hiace was from the opposite direction.

According to witnesses, the collision occurred after the Hyundai driver made a wrong overtaking in a curve and crashed with the oncoming Toyota Hiace, whose driver was also speeding.

The passengers, following the crash, were trapped in the vehicles, and it took a joint police and Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) team over two hours to rescue them.

The Eastern Regional Police MTTD Commander, Stephen Ahiatafu, who confirmed the incident, stated that, fortunately, no deaths were recorded.

The victims were rushed to the St. Joseph Hospital and Eastern Regional Hospital for treatment.

  1. Anonymous says

    May Jehovah bless ur kind heart

  2. Anonymous says

    We joking as a country since ROAD ACCIDENTS is killing us more then COVID did.

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