A ghastly accident has taken the life of a young driver in the Ashanti Region of Ghana who was said to be speeding.
The driver accordingKumasi -based Kessben Fm is said to have met his untimely death when he was on his way to pick his girlfriend in a new Hyundai Grace van belonging to a friend but died on the spot at Bompata in the Asante Akyem South district off the Kumasi-Accra road.
According to reports, the young driver who borrowed the vehicle had dropped off his friends who were with him to celebrate over the new van he had received from his employer and would be using to work.
He was said to be on top speed to Ahwedee where he was going to pick his girlfriend.
However, A Daf Truck that had loaded plantain and was headed for Accra around 11pm on Tuesday was overtaking an articulated truck transporting shea to Accra.
Nana Kwame on top speed collided with the Daf Truck and died on the spot. The driver of the articulator truck is also said to have died after he was rushed to the hospital while the driver for the DAF Truck is said to be responding to treatment.