A Mercedes Benz Sprinter bus has been involved in a deadly crash on the Tema Motorway early Monday, January 2.
At least one person has been reported dead.
According to eyewitness reports, the accident occurred on the stretch between the Accra Abattoir and the Ashaiman overhead, when the sprinter bus' tyre burst which caused it to somersault, and skid off the road.
Other reports also stated that there were blood stains along the scene of the accident on the motorway, while a body covered in leaves was seen beside the road.
The Motor Transport Directorate and Traffic Directorate of the Ghana Police Service were at the scene, but were unable to give an exact number of deceased persons, although some witnesses at the scene estimated 3.
Th Ghana National Fire Service dispatched a unit to the scene, and they washed off the blood from the road.
So far, those injured have been rushed to the Tema General Hospital.