Two dead, 11 injured in Ekumfi road accident

Two people have been confirmed dead while eleven others are in critical condition following an accident at Ekumfi Esaakyire on the Winneba-Cape Coast High way.

The accident happened Saturday morning around 6:20 am between a Toyota Fish vehicle with registration number CR-748-17 and a Sprinter bus with registration number GT-5860-20.

Reports say the Toyota vehicle fully loaded with passengers was traveling from Accra to Cape Coast and the Sprinter bus was also traveling from Mankessim to Accra when they collided at the sharp curve at Ekumfi Esaakyire.

The driver and one other at the front of the  Toyota fish died while the victims were being conveyed to the Winneba Trauma Hospital.

An eyewitness blamed the accident on the driver of the Toyota Fish whom he said was speeding at the curve while overtaking