Regional News Tue, 19 Jun 2018

Teacher crashed by VIP bus on way to school

A teacher believed to be in his early 40s was, this morning crashed to death by a speeding VIP bus at Suhum in the Eastern Region.

The teacher, identified as Sampson Amoako Attah Narh, was on his way to school when the VIP bus with registration number GT5287-11 crashed him and a motorbike he was riding on.

The accident occurred at the Islamic Girls High School Junction in Suhum.

Reports say Mr Sampson Amoako Attah Narh teaches at Apau Wawase in the Ayensuanu District of the Eastern Region.


He died instantly from the crash as he had no helmets on. His body has since been conveyed to the Suhum Government Hospital morgue.

The driver of the VIP bus is in the custody of Suhum police, pending an investigation into the circumstances that led to the early morning accident.

This is about the third accident that has occurred in Suhum in the last one week with the latest resulting in the death of three men who were part of passengers onboard a Hyundai H100 van with registration number, WR-2472- 13, heading from Accra to Suhum.

Source: adomonline.com