General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia escapes death in a ghastly auto crash which occurred on Sunday morning. It happened that while the NDC Secretary General was heading to Kumasi with other party officials in a convoy, a taxi suddenly drove into their lane causing Nketia Toyota V8 to ram into it. The group was returning from Tamale after the Tamale Central Constituency Campaign Launch on Saturday.
The two vehicle sustained considerable damage with the taxi, a Daewoo Matiz cab being the worst hit. Reports have it that the taxi driver sustained serious injuries on the head and some other parts of the body. However, Asiedu Nketia and other occupants of the Toyota V8 were unhurt. The injured cab driver was taken to the Kintampo Government Hospital for treatment while a new vehicle was provided for Mr Nketia and his entourage to continue their journey.
The accident occurred along the Kintampo-Techiman road in Nante-Zongo town near Kintampo in Brong Ahafo region. Investigations on the incident has commenced and we’ll keep you update in case of any subsequent information on the matter.
Below are photos from the accident scene: