5 dead, 7 others injured in car crash at Gomoa Adam on Kasoa-Cape Coast highway

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5 dead, 7 others injured in car crash at Gomoa Adam on Kasoa-Cape Coast highway

Five persons have lost their lives while other seven persons are critically injured in a car crash at Gomoa Adam. The five persons died on the spot as two passenger buses collided with each other on the Kasoa-Cape-Coast highway.

According to one passenger who did not lose his life, their bus was travelling from Kasoa to Cape Coast. He added that on the way, they suddenly saw a Ford passenger vehicle was overtaking a vehicle on the highway.

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He revealed that as soon as the overtaking vehicle drove into their lane, he crashed their vehicle which caused somersaults. The somersault led to the death of the five passengers in the vehicle and other 7 injured persons in critical condition.

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The deceased persons and the injured persons were rushed to the Apam Catholic Hospital to immediate treatment. The Medical Superintendent of the Apam Catholic Hospital, Dr Paul Archer confirmed that fourteen passengers were involved in the accident. He added the five dead persons are all males.

He said that the critically injured persons are gradually gaining stability in health condition but are facing bed-space issues. The bodies have been taken to the hospital for preservation and identification. 

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This is the second major accident within 24 hours in Ghana after an accident at Kyekyewere claimed 14 lives on Tuesday.

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