8 Colts Footballers killed in Fatal Accident.

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The state of the damaged car which was carrying the colts footballers.

Saturday, September 19, 2020 turned black for arguably the most crucial tier of Ghana Football grooming system, Colts Football or Grassroot Football, when eight (8) colts footballers died with four (4) others in a critical conditions battling for survival at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), Kumasi.

FrichyNews.com according to our source understands six (6) out of the eight (8) died at the spot whiles the remaining two (2) gave in their lives in the hospital on Saturday night following severe injuries and damages they sustained. Twenty four (24) other kids are also receiving treatment at the St. Patrick Hospital in Offinso following the accident. The total number of colts footballers on board in the bus is still unknown.

This accident occurred when a bus driver carrying these innocent colts footballers travelling from Afrancho in Kumasi, Ashanti Region, lost control of the vehicle and dropped steeply into the Offinso river. The six (6) lifeless bodies were recovered from the Offinso river by the people around.

It is unclear what their mission was with others saying the team was on a return from a football match whiles reports suggest they had travelled for registration as part of their preparation ahead of the upcoming colts football league season. The details on how the accident occured is hardly to be obtained.

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