Mass Burial For 35 Kintampo Accident Victims Today

Ghanaxtra.com can confirm that 35 passengers who perished in yesterday’s gory accident in Kintampo will be buried this morning.

The solemn ceremony will take place at the Jema cemetery after all the necessary paper works have been done.

The decision for the mass burial was taken after a stakeholder meeting between the DCE for Kintampo South, Alexander Gyan and his counterpart from Garu-Tempane, Emmanuel Asore Avoka.

According to our reporter on the ground, the 35 passengers were burnt beyond recognition hence the decision for the mass burial.

The bodies of another 20 who also perished in the accident will be given to their families after the necessary identification has been done.

We are also reliably informed that the chiefs and people have resolved to perform some rituals at the accident scene.

A fatal accident on the Techiman-Kintampo highway in the early hours of Friday March 23, 2019, claimed 57 lives.

53 other passengers who survived the gory accident also sustained various degrees of injuries.

The accident happened after a head-on collision between two buses at Ampoma Krom in the Bono East region.

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