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Road Crashes In Ghana : Regional Breakdown Of Number Of Accidents In Ghana

The number of road accidents in Ghana is increasingly becoming an issue of concern as the cases are on the rise per the statistics from the Ghana Police Service.

Since the beginning of the year 2021, a total of 2,560 cases of road crashes has been recorded accross the 16 Regions in Ghana with 771 persons losing their lives through these accidents.

The Ashanti Region recorded the highest number of road accidents with 108 cases of accidents from January to March this year, the Eastern Region follows closely with 91 cases of road accidents being recorded.

Below is the breakdown of the number of road accidents in all the 16 Regions in Ghana.

Greater Accra Region : 89 cases

Ashanti Region : 108 cases

Eastern Region : 91 cases

Central Region : 29 cases

Western Region : 30 cases

Volta Region : 17 cases

Northern Region : 10 cases

Upper West Region : 9 cases

Upper East Region : 26 cases

Bono Region : 15 cases

Bono East Region : 27 cases

Ahafo Region : 10 cases

Oti Region : 8 cases

Savannah Region : 33 cases

Western North Region : 13 cases

North East Region : 2 cases

Total : 2,560 cases.

According to statistics from the Ghana Police Service, the number of motor cycles involved in accidents is 974, whiles pedestrian knock downs are 2,766 with 771 persons killed from January to March 2021.

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