One person dies after V8 car strikes tree at high speed at Asante Akyem Agogo

At least one person has died in a car crash on Wednesday afternoon at Asante Akyem Agogo.

The accident occurred during a torrential rainfall.

Reports indicated that the V8 car was traveling on a soaked Gyidim to Ananekrom Road when it failed to negotiate a curve and struck a tree at a high rate of speed.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene and other two passengers in the car are receiving treatment at the hospital.

Reports have not determined if drugs or alcohol were a factor in the crash.