The convoy of the Vice President, Dr.Mahamudu Bawumia has been involved in an accident but the second gentleman of the land is safe.
According to the story shared by 3news.com, the vice president’s convoy was involved in a deadly accident around 6:30pm when he was returning from the Western Region at the Asemasa road on the Takoradi-Cape Coast highway.
“Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia escaped unhurt,” Dr. Gideon Boako Spokesperson of Dr. Bawumia said in a statement Saturday evening.
The spokesperson said the Vice President was in the Western Region to participate in “some activities”.
“The driver of a commercial vehicle which was also involved in the accident, unfortunately, however, passed on,” Dr. Boako said.
Some other passengers and security persons who were injured were conveyed to Cape Coast Regional Hospital and are responding to treatment.
“Vice President Bawumia’s thoughts and prayers are with the injured and the family of the deceased,” he said.
Meanwhile, police and fire service personnel have been to the scene to help clear the road.