Ghana train crash: Dozens killed after dual buses hit in Bono East

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The dual buses collided during a early hours of Friday morning

At slightest 50 people have died and others were harmed after dual buses collided in executive Ghana.

The pile-up happened in Kitampo town, 430 km (270 miles) north of a collateral Accra, during 0200 GMT on Friday morning, military say.

Emergency services are during a stage rescuing passengers still trapped inside a dual vehicles.

Each train had about 50 passengers on board. One of a vehicles held glow after a collision.

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Images from a stage uncover a burnt out vehicles on a highway in Bono East province

“Most of a passengers in both vehicles died during a spot. A series of them with varying degrees of injuries have been rushed to hospital,” a military orator said.

Road accidents are common in Ghana. An normal of 6 people die each day on Ghana’s roads.