Regional News Tue, 27 Jan 2004

Two killed and three injured by a moving car.

Etokrom (E/R), Jan 26, GNA - Two people died and two others were injured when a when a car ploughed through them at Etokrom near Bunso. An eyewitness, Prophet Opoku Afriyie, said Amma Ofosua, 20, who was carrying a baby at the back was walking from Etokrom to a nearby village with her two sisters and a brother.

He said as soon as they walked past a stationary vehicle a mini bus emerged from the opposite direction and him them, killing Ofosua on the spot.

Akua Anima, 18, Kwaku Amakye, 18, and one-year-old Aya Hamidu were taken to the Kibi Government Hospital where Anima died. The Osiem police have confirmed the accident and are investigating.

Source: GNA