Two drivers have been confirmed dead following a fatal accident involving an Intercity Scania Marcopolo bus with registration number GE 8136-16 belonging to State Transport Company (STC).
According to reports, the accident occurred on the Akyem Asafo stretch of the Accra-Kumasi Highway Wednesday dawn.
Bodies of the two drivers – Victor Quest and Joshua Tay have been deposited at Suhum government hospital morgue.
Starr News reports that the Bus was transporting passengers from Kumasi to Accra but on reaching the Akyem Asafo portion of the road ran into the rear of a stationary Man Diesel Articulated truck with registration number GC 7150-11 abandoned on the road by its driver identified as Abdul Haruna,45.
The driver of the STC Bus Victor Quest and his second driver Joshua Tay died on the spot. The bodies were removed from the bus and deposited at Suhum Government Hospital mortuary for preservation and autopsy.