17-Year-Old Goalkeeper Crashed To Death
A 17-year-old goalkeeper, identified as Yaw Abedi from Gomoa Nglesi, has met his death during a friendly football match at Odumasi.
According to the report he was run over by a VW Sprinter Bus with registration number GW 9836-2 while chasing the ball which was played outside the pitch to the highway.
Information gathered has indicated that the match was a friendly match between Gomoa Odumasi and Gomoa Nglesi football teams.
Unit Committee Member for Gomoa Odumasi Mr. Ebenezer Abrokwaa has informed that the goalkeeper was killed after 15 minutes as the game set off.
He said the ball went over the pitch after a long shot from one of the players.
The goalkeeper crossed to pick the ball while the speeding bus traveling from Kasoa to Cape Coast failed to brake and crashed on the deceased.
He died immediately on the spot which lead to the cancellation of the match.