Three persons met their untimely death after they were killed in a serious accident at Fetteh Kakraba on the Kasoa Awutu Braku main road in the Central Region on Friday morning.

The unfortunate incident happened when the driver of a Sprinter bus which was traveling from Accra to Takoradi, tried overtaking a car and in the process crushed into a taxi cub traveling in the opposite direction from Awutu Braku to Kasoa in a head-on collision.

Assistant Superintendent of Police Samuel Amfo, Awutu District Police Commander in an interview with Kasapa 102.5 FM’s Benjamin Amuzu stated that five persons in critical condition are currently on admission receiving treatment.

He added that the dead have been conveyed to the Agona Swedru Ggovernment Hospital mortuary pending autopsy, while the Police commence investigation into the incident.