3 Dead, Several Others Injured After Truck Summersaulted
After a truck summersault and ran them over, three people died and several others are in severe condition.
The incident occurred at Mim, in the Ahafo Region’s Asunafo North District.
According to eyewitnesses, the driver of the wood-laden KIA Rhino with the registration number AS-1955-X lost control of the steering and crashed onto the nearside of the road on the outskirts of the village.
Three people died on the spot, while several others were critically injured.
He went on to say that they allegedly went to a nearby forest to unlawfully chop some wood, but that they were killed on their way back.
“There were 13 of them, including the truck driver.
The driver lost control and the vehicle summersaulted when they arrived to Fetegya, a Mim sub-community.
The police have taken the bodies of the deceased to the Goaso Government Hospital for autopsy and preservation.
The injured are also being treated at two different health institutions in Mim, the Ahafo Region: Life Care Hospital and Ahmadya Hospital.