A 39-year-old woman, yet to be identified died on the spot leaving two persons in critical condition, a 22-year-old baby girl and the driver now battling for their lives in an accident that occurred at Gomoa Mpota near Gomoa Mampong on the Kasoa- Cape Coast highway this morning.
According to the information, a mandatory Coast Cargo truck with registration number LND106XZ fully loaded with Goods from the Accra direction heading towards Winneba developed a fault on the highway at Gomoa Mpota.
However, the driver failed to put a warning sign behind the car.
Therefore, the Kia coaster truck with registration number GR 3934-21 coming from the Kasoa direction without seeing the truck parked crushed it from the back leading to the death of one and the two persons in critical condition.
The two injured persons have been sent to Winneba trauma and specialist hospital for treatment while the body of the deceased has also been deposited at the trauma hospital.