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Video+ pictures: 5 killed in gory accident as timber truck runs down cargo truck at Atwima Kwannwoma

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.

Source: Ghana/otecfmghana.com

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