A severe crash involving one of the many motorbikes leading the convoy of former President John Dramani Mahama on a visit to Techiman in the Bono East Region has left one individual in coma.
According to a Daily Guide report, the individual was a part of a set of motor riders who were organized by Regional Executives of the National Democratic Congress to steer the convoy of the previous President who has promised to legalise the use of motorbikes for business purposes if elected back to power.
According to an eye witness account, the accident happened at a spot round Akrofrom, also a suburb of Techiman on the Techiman-Wenchi road.
It is said that a faithful supporter of the NDC popularly called Bentoa who was also driving in the convoy at top pace amidst showiing of skills, all at once skidded of the road.
Having lost control of the bike, Bentoa and his pillion rider who was identified as Nuhu fell off the bike and sustained serious injuries.
Whiles Nuhu is stated to have suffered trouble in walking, Bentoa was stated to have obtained a deep cut on his forehead and went into coma with blood soaking wet all over his body.
With the help of their fellow riders, the 2 had been rushed to the Techiman Holy Trinity Hospital in a taxi.
The campaign crew of former President Mahama according to the report, did not go to Nuhu, Bentoa, who’s stated to have come out of coma, at the hospital.