Over 70 people have been confirmed lifeless in a deadly accident involving two buses on the Jema-Techiman highway on the Tamale freeway in the Bono East area after a VVIP bus crashed with a Tata bus.
The incident, which occurred in the early hours of Friday between 1:30 and a pair of:00 at Ampomakrom, additionally result in 40 others passengers sustaining numerous levels of accidents, with some in essential circumstances.
Based on Otec Information’ Waudu Ishaku reporting from the scene mentioned the accident occurred when the buses with registration quantity GT 3915- 17 VVIP Akai buss loaded from Garu heading in the direction of Kumasi collided with a Grand Hen bus with registration quantity GT 5694-18 loaded from Accra and heading in the direction of Bolgatanga.
The Tata bus has burnt into ashes, together with some passengers and a few others couldn’t be indentified as outcomes of the shredded our bodies.
“Experiences to this point gathered point out that the motive force of the VVIP buss loaded from Garu heading in the direction of Kumasi, who has been burnt to demise was dozing, nevertheless, a few of the passengers alerted him to park off and relaxation for some time however he declined, resulting in the reason for the accident,” he mentioned.
“The police and Fireplace Service personnel are on the scene to regulate visitors,” he added.
Others in essential circumstances have been transported to Jema, Kintampo and Techiman hospitals for emergency therapies.