News reaching the desk of Daily News Ghana has it that a police lance corporal, Ernest Oteng who was detailed to the Walewale police station in the North East Region, has died following a gory car accident on the Tamale-Bolgatanga road.
Three other officers according to Daily News Ghana reporters who were involved in the accident are Sergeant Seidu Bouri, Lance Corporal Paul Ofori, and Elija Mensah and have sustained serious injuries.
The reporter added that the accident happened at about 4:30 am on Saturday, September 19, 2020, when the four police officers were travelling in one of the Police services Toyota Land Cruisers with registration number GT246.
“The police patrol vehicle collided with a KIA Grand Bird buss at Lougri in the Walewale municipality. The police car somersaulted several times before hitting a tree. No one in the bus got injured but its driver has been arrested and detained for questioning. The surviving officers are in critical conditions at the Tamale Teaching Hospital,” the reporter said.
Check out below some photos from the scene