At least three people have lost their lives and many others injured in in fatal accident this morning at Abuakwa-Maakro in the Atwima Nwabiagya South Municipality of the Ashanti Region.
The accident which happened today Wednesday, August 3, 2022 involving Ford with registration number GS 3600-12, full passengers onboard, heading towards Kumasi from Nerebehi failed break, crashing with the Martyrs of Uganda Preparatory School Bus with registration number GW 5810-16.
Otecnews’ reporter Ben Kawrteng who was at the scene reported that, the accident was involved Martyrs of Uganda Preparatory School Bus and a Ford trotro.
According to Ben Kwarteng, the Martyrs of Uganda Preparatory School Bus was on its way to pick the students.
Otecnews sources say, two passengers of the Ford died on the spot.
The scores of injured passengers were rushed to the Abuakwa Poly Clinic where other passenger died upon arrival.
The death toll now stands at Six (6) including a 13 year old conductor of the Ford.
The remaining passengers are receiving treatment at the Abuakwa Poly Clinic.
According to the reports the Martyrs of Uganda Preparatory School Bus was empty which the accident occurred.