The Member of Parliament (MP) for South Dayi, Rockson Dafeamekpor, was involved in a road crash on Saturday, August 14, 2021.
The legislator who is also a member of Parliament’s Constitutional, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee did not suffer any serious injury as he escaped unhurt.
The car crash, according to reports occurred on the Aveyime road in the Volta Region while the MP and some of his colleagues were returning to Accra.
They had attended the funeral ceremony of the father of colleague parliamentarian, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa.
Per eye witness account, a KIA truck loaded with concrete blocks ran into the MP’s vehicle, forcing the car to somersault twice.
Ashaiman MP, Ernest Norgbey who was part of the contingent returning to the capital confirmed the unfortunate incident.
“We were travelling from the funeral of the father of the MP for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa. We were on our way to Accra when a KIA truck loaded with blocks just crossed the convoy, ” he told Citi News.
“Rockson’s car somersaulted twice with the four wheels up. So we had to rush him out of the car. As we speak now, he is doing well, and we are on our way to the hospital to seek medical treatment”, he narrated.
No casualties have been confirmed yet.