Eight Colts footballers in the Ashanti region have lost their lives in a gory accident that occurred on Saturday evening.
The thirty-six (36) Colts footballers were returning to Offinso from Afrancho where they had traveled for their Colts football registration exercise when the sad incident happened.
Four members of the team are also battling for their lives at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital.
Eyewitness report indicates that the driver of the vehicle carrying the team lost control, veered off the road, and landed in the Offinso river.
The lifeless bodies were recovered from the river by residents in nearby towns who rushed to the scene to offer support.
The sad incident this portal understands has thrown the entire Offinso township into a state of mourning.