Family of six perish as vehicle plunges into river

A piece of unfortunate news gathered by our outfit has it that a family of six have lost their lives after their vehicle plunged into a river.

According to reports, the sad incident happened on Kumasi-Bibiani road on January 8, 2022.

Ashanti Regional Police MTTD commander Chief Superintendent, Adu-Boahen confirming the incident said, “Yes, the report on the accident has come to my attention that six people have died in the Nkawie area. Investigations have commenced. I’m yet to receive facts on the accident from my officers on the ground.”

Reports also suggested that the family attended a wedding and met their untimely demise on their way back.

A source said, “they were six (6) in the car and all of them couldn’t make it. Eunice, the husband, Eunice’s mother, their child and two other children. They were returning from the wedding and they met their untimely deaths.

“The husband attempted an overtaking and saw another car coming. In an attempt to swerve, they landed in a nearby river and got drowned.”