3 White Women, Driver Dead In Gory Accident At Gomoa Okyereko
The driver of the Toyota Prado was reported to have made a dangerous overtaking, and veered off into the other lane which the break failed and collided head-on.
Three foreign women and a driver have been confirmed dead in a fatal accident at Gomoa Okyereko on the Winneba-Highway in the Gomoa East of the Central Region on Friday evening around 8:30 pm.
The three, a male and two females on board a Toyota Landcruiser Prado with registration number GN 3966-17 were from the Accra heading towards Winneba when their car collided with a trailer with registration GN 752-20 from Winneba to Accra just before the main Okyereko bridge.
The bodies of the deceased, whose identities were unknown at the time of filing this report, have been deposited at the Winneba Trauma and Specialist Hospital.
The driver of the trailer and his mate, who sustained serious injuries, are receiving treatment in the same hospital.
The driver of the Toyota Prado made a dangerous overtaking, veered off into the other lane which the break failed and collided head-on.
All occupants in the car died instantly.
Speaking to Power FM news Alex Donkoh, the Winneber Fire Station Officer 1 Hackman Afful advised drivers to reduced speed especially when they are on a highway.
He also added that drivers should drive with care in other not to cause accident and lost their lives, as they are heading towards the rainy season.
The police, later rushed to the scene to convey the bodies to the Winneber morgue pending investigations.