NR: Bride, best man dead in a gory accident

By Kweku Antwi Jnr

Bride and best man died while several others injured in a gory accident on the Tamale-Walewale road in the Northern Region on Saturday, July 21, 2018.

The passengers were believed to be be returning from a wedding at Bimbabo when a tyre of the vehicle bust immediately after Walewale, resulting in the accident.

According to Eyewitnesses the minibus in which the bridal party was travelling, bust a tyre which resulted in the vehicle knocking a motor rider and breaking his legs before the fatal accident.

The bride and the best man lost their lives instantly while several others are seriously injured.

The survived victims have since been conveyed to the Walewale District Hospital where they are receiving treatment.

Four others who are in critical condition have been referred to the Tamale Teaching Hospital for further treatment.

The bride is believed to be a nurse in Tamale while the groom is a tutor at Damango Nursing Training College.

Most of the passengers are believed to be health professionals.

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