Passengers narrowly escape death after a trailer rammed into their vehicles

Some ten passengers occupying a trotro bus and a taxi cab narrowly escape death after a trailer loaded with bags of cashew fell on the two vehicles at airport roundabout.

Rainbowradioonline.com gathered that some of the passengers and driver of the trailer sustained various degrees of injuries.

They were transported to the Komfo Anokye and Manhyia Government Hospitals for medical attention.


Eyewitnesses say the trailer with registration number AE 354 – 12 is suspected to have failed brake but upon seeing danger decided to hit a roundabout to save lives but unfortunately rammed into the two vehicles.

A joint team from the police and fire service swiftly attended to the accident to rescue trapped passengers in both the KIA urvan with registration number AS 3864 – 22 and Hyundai i20 with registration number as 347 – 19 and control traffic.

Speaking on the accident, Airport MTTD Commander, ASP Frederick Egyire posited that “We’ve sent all the injured to Manhyia hospital and KATH for treatment. After clearing the road, we will commence investigation to know the exact cause of the accident”.

By: Rainbowradioonline.com/Ghana

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