Police arrest driver, two others for spilling concrete onto public road

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Police in Accra on Tuesday, January 25 arrested a driver and two supervisors for spilling concrete at Abavana Junction along the Pigfarm-Circle Stretch in Accra.

They were consequently charged and arraigned before court on Thursday, January 27.

According to a statement by the police, the three accused were convicted to pay fines of various amounts.

The first accused, Tahiru Faisal, who is the driver of a Ford Concrete Pump Truck with registration number GN 8042- 20, was convicted to pay a fine of GH₵2400.

The second accused, Emmanuel Sogah-Burns, who is the Engineer/Supervisor of Sobtech Engineering Consultancy, was convicted to pay a fine of GH₵600.

The third accused, Stephen Donkor, who is the operator, was also convicted to pay a fine of GH₵600.

“We continue to advise motorists to abide by the road safety regulations at all times,” the police said on Thursday.

“Anybody found culpable will be prosecuted.”

By Emmanuel Kwame Amoh|3news.com|Ghana

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