A police officer and her daughter died instantly when their private car with registration number GT 1742 – 12 car collided with head-on with a Metro Mass Transit bus with registration number GR 4732 – Z, with passengers on board, at Amanase near Suhum in the Eastern region in the early hours of Monday April 16, 2016.
The police officer, Sgt Daniel Abotsi of Konongo Police Division in the Ashanti region, was driving a Opel Astra private car from Accra towards Kumasi with his daughter, whose name is yet to be identified, when he veered off his lane into the opposite direction lane and collided head-on with a Metro Mass Transit Bus, at about 6:30 in the morning.
According to the Eastern Regional Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Ebenezer Tetteh, the police officer and his daughter died on the spot when their bodies were from the car and they have been since deposited at Suhum Government Hospital for preservation and autopsy.
The Metro Mass Transit driver, Seidu Clifford, has been detained to assist in the investigation, while the two accident vehicles have been removed from the road paving way for the free flow of traffic, he added.
Source: otecfmghana.com/Francis Appiah