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16 injured in Metro Mass Transit bus accident

16 injured in Metro Mass Transit bus accident

After an accident involving the Metro Mass Transit bus they were riding on, sixteen individuals are currently being treated at the Tamale Teaching Hospital.

Ten more people with minor injuries have received care and been released.

67 people were reportedly on the Tamale-bound van on Tuesday when the event occurred.

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A victim of the accident receiving treatment at the Tamale Teaching Hospital.

The passengers claim that the driver fell asleep behind the wheel and lost control of the vehicle.

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The car, therefore, crushed a bridge and somersaulted into a ditch at Kpalkori on the Tamale- Yendi road.

Speaking to JoyNews, Public Relations Officer of the TTH, Mohammed Misbow, said the hospital first received 16 passengers who came in with various injuries and 10 others brought in later.

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A victim of the accident receiving treatment at the Tamale Teaching Hospital.

He said all the passengers including two children are in stable condition. The PRO added that 10 have been discharged.

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