Five persons are reportedly dead while another two others are in critical conditions after a terrifying accident between a Timber truck and cargo car at Kwanwoma Afrancho in the Atwima Kwannwoma District of the Ashanti region
The accident which occurred on Tuesday June 8, 2021 at about 5:45 p-m aslo claimed the lives of four cows in the spot.
Some eyewitness who spoke to OTEC News Kwame Agyenim Boateng said , the logging truck trailer which was carrying eight big logs of Timber collided with a cargo car transporting cows and heading to Kumasi- Obuasi highway.
They added that about three of the timbers violently surged forward from the moving truck and crushed the cargo car with the registration number AS 8327-Y leading to the death of five poelpe on the spot from both cars.
One Samuel Yeboah who help to rescue the two survivors said it took more than two hours before the victims were extricated with the help of the locals, police and ambulance service personnel who went to the scene.
The victims were rushed to Okomfo Anokye Teaching Hospital.