Osu Doku MP takes accident victim in her V8 to hospital; pays hospital bills

Osu Doku MP takes accident victim in her V8 to hospital; pays hospital bills

  • Shai-Osu Doku MP has helped an individual in need of urgent medical attention out of sheer kindness
  • Linda Obenewaa Akweley Ocloo saved the life of an accident victim while on her way to Parliament on Thursday, December 17, 2021
  • She used her official vehicle to convey the victim to the Dodowa District Hospital for treatment and paid for his treatment as well

PAY ATTENTION: Click “See First” under the “Following” tab to see YEN.com.gh News on your News Feed!

The Member of Parliament for the Shai-Osudoku Constituency, Linda Obenewaa Akweley Ocloo, is reported to have done an act of goodwill to a person in need of urgent medical attention.

In a report filed by Ghanaweb.com, she saved the life of an accident victim while on her way to Parliament at about 10:30 am on Thursday, December 17, 2021.

The victim, a motor rider, was reportedly lying helplessly on the side of the road in a pool of his own blood with fractured legs and several injuries to the head on the Dodowa-Oyibi road.

Read also

DKB visits Akuapem Poloo at Nsawam Prison; emotional video surfaces online

Osu Doku MP takes accident victim in her V8 to hospital; pays hospital bills
Shai-Osudoku Constituency, Linda Obenewaa Akweley Ocloo Photo credit: Linda Akweley Ocloo(Facebook)/ Graphic.com.gh
Source: Facebook

Despite racing against time for official parliamentary duties, she used her official vehicle to convey the victim to the Dodowa District Hospital for treatment.

Download YEN's news app on Google Play now and stay up-to-date with all major Ghana news

Her kind service to the victim did not end there as she went ahead to foot the medical bills of the victim.

The report indicated that the MP said out of empathy and seeing that she could help the situation, she decided to transport them to the hospital.

“I witnessed a near-fatal accident on my way to Parliament around the Dodowa Oyibi Road, no taxi was willing to pick the victim because he was seriously bleeding. Looking at his condition I felt he could die without emergency medical intervention so I picked him in my V8 vehicle to the hospital. I paid for his medical bill and I am happy his condition has been stabilized," she said.

Read also

Provide material resources to make my corruption fight easy - Special prosecutor

She however blamed the accident on poor road conditions and made a case for the commercial motor riders to be insured.

Akufo-Addo tells drivers to drive carefully to reduce accidents in the country

Meanwhile, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has called on drivers and all other road users to ensure that they drive safely always.

According to Akufo-Addo in a recent tweet sighted by YEN.com.gh, it will help reduce the spate of road accidents in the county.

The president's comments come after news broke of some 30 passengers burning to death in an accident that occurred at Akomadan in the Ashanti region.

Our manifesto: This is what YEN.com.gh believes in

Source: YEN.com.gh

Online view pixel