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E/R: Bibiani Anwhiaso Bekwai MCE and driver die in gory accident

Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Bibiani-Anhwiaso-Bekwai in the Western North Region Mr. Alfred Amoah has died in a gory accident.

According to an eyewitness, a trailer truck with registration number AS 4229-X from Kumasi towards Accra lost control a few meters from the Birim river on the Accra-Kumasi highway when its axle broke.

The trailer truck Ghcurtis.com  gathered is said to have rammed into the car of the MCE who was traveling from Accra to Kumasi damaging the vehicle beyond recognition.

The MCE and his driver got trapped in the mangled vehicle for several minutes and both reportedly died on the spot, according to accident report by the Kibi Divisional MTTD of the Ghana Police Service.

Mr. Alfred Amoah and his driver who is yet to be identified died instantly.

The Police, assisted the Ghana National Fire Service from Bunso and Kibi extricated the bodies and sent to Kibi Government Hospital where they were confirmed by the Medical Officer on duty.

Their bodies have been deposited at the mortuary for preservation, identification and autopsy, according to Inspector Edward Nimo, Kibi Divisional MTTD Commander.

Meanwhile efforts are being made to tow the accident vehicles from the scene and while police pursue to arrest the Articulated truck driver who is currently at large.

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