A bus full of supporters of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has been involved in a fatal accident in the Ashanti Region on the evening of Saturday, November 21, 2020.
Six people have died on the spot while about 50 others have sustained various degrees of injuries.
The accident reportedly happened at Frante, in the Ejura Sekyedumase Municipality of the Ashanti Region.
The accident was said to have happened when a motorcycle rider crossed the bus making the driver lose control of the bus.
Reports have it that the supporters were travelling to Ejura to meet the party’s flagbearer, John Dramani Mahama, who is currently in the Ashanti Region for campaign.
The deceased have been conveyed to the Ejura Government Hospital Morgue while those who were injured are receiving treatment at the same hospital.
Meanwhile, the former president, John Mahama, has cut short his campaign and visited the Ejura Government Hospital to see to the situation.