Seventeen (17) people have been confirmed dead in a fatal accident on the Offinso-Abofuor road in the Ashanti Region.
The accident reportedly occurred on Monday morning involving a Sprinter Bus and an articulated truck.
Reports indicate that 16 other people have sustained various injuries and have been rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment.
The Ashanti Regional MTTD Commander, Supt. Adu Boahen who confirmed the death toll to Ultimate FM’s Isaac Bediako Justice revealed that the accident happened at the outskirts of Offinso, precisely in the Abofour forest area.
The deceased have been deposited at a nearby morgue for identification while police begins investigation into the incident.
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