Three occupants of a Mercedes Benz saloon car got burnt beyond recognition. Two others were rescued when the car rammed into a stationary truck on the Spintex road. The deceased have been deposited at the Police Hospital Morgue for identification and autopsy. The two vehicles, she said, had been impounded for further investigations.
The accident involved a DAF Truck, a Nissan 4×4 Estate car and a Spark Saloon car. The driver of the truck lost control of the vehicle and the shipping container it was carrying fell in the middle of the road. The Benz driver ignored all the warning signs and run into it (the container), DSP Efia Tenge said. The car caught fire and with the assistance of the Police and Ghana National Fire Service personnel, the driver and one passenger were rescued.