Driver seen in video driving recklessly fined Ghc1,200
A driver has been convicted for dangerous, careless and inconsiderate driving on the Accra- Kumasi highway (N6) at Suhum inter-change approach.
The convict was arrested on Tuesday, March 15, 2022, for dangerous, careless and inconsiderate driving, failing to comply with road traffic signs to wit ‘road marking’, and was arrested, charged and put before the court yesterday, Thursday, March 17, 2022.
The accused, Kwame Owusu, who is a driver of a white Volvo truck with registration Number GN 851-18 in the attached video, has been fined with an amount of One Thousand Two Hundred Ghana Cedis (GH₵1,200.00).
The Police in a statement on the issue said We continue to advice all motorists to comply with the rules of the road, particularly, safe selection of lanes, maintenance of appropriate following distances, indication of traffic indicator light in advance, at least, 30 meters at all times before turnings, and avoid excessive speeding on our roads.
Anybody found culpable will be arrested and prosecuted.”