Three other officers who were part of the team are in critical condition at a nearby health facility in Walewale
On Thursday at least two police officers from the Anti-Robbery Taskforce have been confirmed dead in a fatal accident on the Walewale-Bolgatanga road in the North East Region.
The two were part of a five-member team responding to a robbery incident on that stretch.
A statement issued by the police on Thursday said three other officers who were part of the team are in critical condition at a nearby health facility in Walewale.
“The families of the two officers have been informed of the sad incident and the Inspector General of Police, Dr. George Akuffo Dampare has spoken to them”, the police statement signed by the acting director-general in charge of Public Affairs, ACP Kwesi Ofori read.
Below is the police statement: