Update: 15 confirmed dead in Apam accident

An accident which occurred at Apam Junction in the Central Region Sunday afternoon has claimed 15 lives.

Fourteen people, 12 females and two males, died on the spot as a result.
Eleven people are also in critical condition at the Apam and Winneba Government Hospitals where the bodies of the victims have been deposited.

Though the Driver of the Ford bus escaped from the scene of the accident which occurred at exactly 4: 15 p.m at Gomoa Mprumeim, he was later arrested at Mowire Junction.

Meanwhile Police in the Central Region have arrested the driver of the Ford vehicle whose reckless driving allegedly led to a motor accident which led to the death of many.