SAD!!! Horrible Accident On Kasoa – Cape Coast Road; 6 Dead, Several Injured

SAD!!! Horrible Accident On Kasoa - Cape Coast Road; 6 Dead, Several Injured

Accident on Kasoa – Cape Coast road has claimed the lives of 6 passengers who died on the spot in a head-on collision at Gomoa Adam on the Kasoa-Cape Coast highway.

The accident involved two passenger cars, a Ford Transit with the Registration number GS 6031- 20 and a Toyota Hiace with the Registration Number GR 5059-20.

Eyewitnesses told Adom News that, 14 people were involved in the accident, with five people dying on the spot.

Seven persons who were in critical condition were immediately transported to the Apam Catholic Hospital for treatment. Two others have been treated and discharge.

Issah Abubakar, a survivor, told the media that he boarded the car from Kasoa heading to Cape Coast.

Another Accident On Kasoa - Cape Coast Road

He said upon reaching a section of the road, he saw the Ford Transit doing a  wrongful overtaking while speeding.

He added that at the time, there was an ongoing vehicle in the opposite lane and when he tried to dodge the oncoming vehicle it was too late.

He recounts that this was what resulted in a head-on collision with the car (Toyota Hiace) he was riding in.

Apam District Fire Commander, Adolf Ankomah Nuamah has said the accident is one of the most horrible he has witnessed.

Dr Paul Acha at Apam Catholic Hospital said the seven people who were in critical condition have been stabilized.

He noted that they need to be referred to a bigger hospital, however, no hospital is ready to admit them due to lack of space.

The bodies have been taken to the hospital for preservation and identification.

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