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Fatal accident claims life of young lady

A fatal crash on Achimota intersection on the N1 highway in the early hours of Friday morning.

A young lady suspected to be in her early 20s perished on the spot after her Honda Civic saloon car with registration GN 5001 – 15 has mangled by heavy duty truck with registration GN 9501 – 16.

According to eyewitnesses, the saloon car failed to stop on approaching the N1 flyover. She then tried applying the brakes when she realized she had gotten close to the tires of the truck that was also travelling in the outer lane of the main Abeka Lapaz road towards the Tetteh Quarshie Roundabout at top speed.

The truck run over the driver’s side of the saloon car smashing and killing the lady instantly.

According to an eyewitness, Nii Kotey, the truck driver stopped upon hearing the sound of shattered class and bending metals but attempted to flee the scene.

The truck was pursued by another driver and forced to stop. The truck driver is currently being held at the Tesano Police Station.

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