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ACRA-KUMASI HIGHWAY: VIP Bus Driver Shot, Passengers Robbed In Monday Midnight Robbery (Pictures)

A VIP bus driver is battling for his life after he was shot by some unknown men during a midnight robbery at Linda-Dor on the Accra-Kumasi highway on Monday.

According to sources, the unfortunate incident happened at 01:36 am on Monday leaving some scores of passengers with series of injuries.

The KIA bus which bore the inscription ‘Yesu Dea’ with registration number GE 2397-10 was heading towards to Kumasi from Accra when it met the incident.

Eyewitnesses said the robbers who ambushed the bus rushed to the middle of the street as the vehicle approached and fired a shot at the windscreen.

All passengers on board were robbed of their personal belongings and various amounts of cash.

Some of them complained of being manhandled by the thieves.

The Police Highway Patrol team later arrived at the crime scene to put the situation under control.

So far, no arrests have been made yet as the robbers bolted before the arrival of the law enforcers.

See pictures below:

Story by: Joshua Kwabena Smith

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