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Two injured after truck crashes into toll booth at Tema

A tipper truck on Friday morning crashed into two abandoned toll booths at the Tema end of the Tema-Accra Motorway.

Two people were injured as a result of the accident.

The accident occurred in the early morning (May 27, 2022) when the truck heading towards Accra from the Afienya section crashed into the empty toll booth, damaging the structures.

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The driver and his conductor, who were injured, were rushed to the Tema General Hospital.

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The Tema Regional Motor Traffic and Transport Directorate (MTTD) Commander, Chief Superintendent William Asante told journalists at the scene of the event that the tipper truck filled with sand from Afienya was headed to Accra.

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However on reaching the Tema Toll Plaza, the truck crashed into the two empty booths destroying the structures in the process.

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