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General News of Thursday, 16 November 2017


Speeding trotro driver lands in gutter; passengers escape death

A commercial vehicle on Thursday afternoon veered off the road and entered into a big gutter near the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) in Accra.

According to reports, the driver of Urvan vehicle with registration number GE 1386-13 who was driving at top speed lost control of the steering wheel.

In order not to collide with other vehicles, he chose to enter a big gutter. The four passengers on-board the vehicle sustained minor injuries.

But the commercial driver who managed to come out from the car, quickly went for the cash from his mate and escaped.

Meanwhile, police at Nima quickly went to the scene to control traffic, picked the car and arrested the mate for questioning.