Michael Asante, the Accra manager of the Ghana Railways Authority has been k!lled by a moving train on the Accra-Nsawam railway.
Michael Asante’s unfortunate accident on the Accra-Nsawam railway happened on Monday, October 25, 2021, while on an inspection with the management team of the Ghana Railway Authority.
Whiles inspecting the railway stretch, he was run over by a moving train.
Whiles trying to avoid being entangled by the electric wire, he jumped off the moving train but unfortunately, he was overrun by the train.
Michael Asante lost his life while on duty.
According to an eyewitness account, Michael was conscious after he was run over by the train but the electric wire deterred people from going close to him for the fear of being electrocuted.
A call was then put through to the ECG but they failed to put off the light and the ambulance they called too, failed to show up on time.
This happened yesterday 3pm but police came to take de body 6:30pm.
When the train run over him he was not dead n people called ECG to put the light off but they refused called ambulance they didn't come. The reason people never touch the body was electrocution. People stood…😭 pic.twitter.com/cZ9RQjbYtI
— Ohiaa Nii Stubborn Proud (@PumpAction18) October 26, 2021