Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia escaped unhurt in a motor accident involving his convoy on Saturday, February 16, 2019.
The driver of a commercial vehicle which was also involved in the accident unfortunately, however passed on.
The accident occurred around 6:30pm on the Takoradi – Cape Coast highway as the Vice President was returning to Accra from a visit to the Western region.
Some other passengers and security persons who were injured were conveyed to the Cape Coast Regional hospital and are responding to treatment, according to a statement issued by Dr. Gideon Boako, spokesperson for Vice President Bawumia.
“Vice President Bawumia’s thoughts and prayers are with the injured and the family of the deceased,” the statement said.