A family of six has been killed when their vehicle plunged into a river on the Kumasi Nkawie Sefwi highways, Ghana.
The victims identified as Eunice Maame Fosua, her husband, their child, her mother and two other children were returning from a wedding on Saturday, January 8, 2022, when they met their untimely deaths.
According to reports, Eunice’s husband had attempted an overtaking and saw another vehicle approaching him with equal speed.
In attempt to swerve, they landed in a nearby river and got drowned in the process.
Ashanti regional Police MTTD commander Chief Superintendent, Adu-Boahen, confirmed the incident on Monday.
“Yes the report on the accident has come to my attention. That six people have died in the Nkawie area. Investigation have commenced. I’m yet to received fact on the accident from my officers on the ground’’ he said.
According to a close friend, Eunice Maame Fosua was a Community Health nurse with Forifori Health Center in Afram Plains South District in Eastern region but currently on study leave studying post basic midwifery.