The Ghana Police Service on May 1, 2022 have arrested a truck driver for insecure loading and careless driving.
The driver is said to be 44 years old and was travelling from Goaso to Techiman.
The Kenyase District Police Command arrested the driver for causing damage with his insecure loading.
Therefore, the suspect driver has been in the custody of the Police since the occurrence of the incidence. Read this, Two Suspects Yesterday Arrested at the Okaikoi South Constituency
“Meanwhile, the suspect driver is in the custody and will be processed for court” the Police
The driver drives articulated truck loaded with about 2750 sawn lumber and upon reaching the Ntotroso township, all the loads fell offside the road.
This also led to the damage of properties belonging to the market women on the roadside. Read also, The Ghana National Fire Service And The Scene Management Crew Have Efficiently Managed To Extract the LPG into another vehicle. -(Ghana Police service Update)
According to the Ghana Police Service, the road has been cleared for smooth movement for vehicles.
“The Police have since cleared the road for vehicular movement” Ghana Police Service.
The vehicle has been seized and taken to legal custody by the Police Service.
“The accident vehicle is also impounded at the station for further action” the Police.
The MTTD Command of the Ahafo Region has been directed to take immediate action to check the risks on the road and sanction anyone found at fault.
“In order to clamp down on insecure loading and its attendant issues, the Ahafo Regional MTTD Command has been directed to take immediate steps to check the menace on the road and any driver found culpable will be dealt with accordingly” the Police.
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