An Accident occurred yesterday in the afternoon around 12:30 involving a motor and a private car at Ankpaliga a suburb in the Zebilla in the Bawku West District leading to the death of the motor rider destroying the motor bike totally.
According to eyewitness, the private car that collided with the motor bike was speeding. Upon colliding with the motor bike the victim was dragged on the floor with the motor bike on the floor and he died on the spot and was conveyed to Zebilla District Hospital for doctors to confirm whether he was dead or not. He was later confirmed dead by the health personels
The cause of the the accident was that, the motor rider was about to negotiate a cuve to Ankpaliga whiles the Toyota Corolla knocked him and dragged him on the floor because of he was speeding.
The area is noted to be prone to accidents according to people living arroud the area. About three similar accidents occurred in less than two months in the area, all fatal accidents.
The police have to see how best they can curb the situation because their check point is somehow closer to the junction that is said to be claiming a lot of lifes.