Fatal crash 5 killed in Asante Mampong accident

Five people died on the spot when a taxi cab traveling from Asante Mampong to Kumasi was run over by a Kia truck.

  • Published:
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Five persons died on the spot when a Taxi cab in which they were travelling from Asante Mampong to Kumasi was run over by a KIA tanker.

The dead including the driver of the taxi cab and four passengers, according to an eye witness were returning from the town where they sat for their distance education examinations.

The dead includes the driver of the taxi and four passengers in the taxi. The Kia Truck, used in distributing Sonapak drinking water has the registration number GW 1951-13. The taxicab's registration number is AS 4788-14.

The deceased persons were lodging at the St. Monica’s Senior High School at Mampong in the Ashanti Region.

An eyewitness narrated the incident that the driver of the KIA truck, which was moving from Jamasi towards Asante Mampong, lost control of the vehicle after his brakes failed and run over the taxi cab.

The driver and mate of the KIA truck absconded after the accident.

The bodies of the dead have since been deposited at the Asante Mampong hospital morgue.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 Watch Fufu is killing Africans - Pastor Mensa Otabilbullet
2 Independence Celebration Ghana @ 60 cloth out; sells at GH¢240bullet
3 Tragic KNUST student commits suicide over exam resultsbullet
4 New Government Blakofe is deputy CEO for GTDCbullet
5 Assault OccupyGhana demands justice for lady stripped naked in...bullet
6 Ford Gift saga I gave Ford Expedition gift to Nana Addo - Mahamabullet
7 Drill Ship Saga I'll make sure Asiedu Nketia goes to jail -...bullet
8 In The Central Region Teachers responsible for...bullet
9 Instant Justice Nana Oye Lithur condemns mob justice on...bullet
10 Congratulations Ghanaian awarded CBE by the Queen of...bullet

Top Videos

1 Health Alert Fufu is killing Africans - Mensah Otabilbullet
2 Video Police officer attacked at Flagstaff Housebullet
3 Marine Drive Project Time's up, but residents refuse to relocatebullet
4 Watch Kumchacha delivers Counselor Lutterodt from 'demons'bullet
5 Meet "The Beast" President Obama's Cadillac that's more tank...bullet
6 Night Life Some taxi drivers and their night driving experiencesbullet
7 Obinim What happen'd when we fact checked Obinim's Bible...bullet
8 In Zimbabwe President Mugabe’s 70 year-old aide marries...bullet
9 Kwame Nkrumah Interchange Water leaks from hole in wall...bullet
10 Video Taxi driver terrified after an encounter with a...bullet

News