Russia judge injured in Ghana car crash
17 September 2013, 10:22
Accra - Authorities say a top Russian judicial official has
been hospitalised in intensive care after a road accident in the West African
nation of Ghana.
A statement signed on Monday by Ghanaian Information
Minister Felix Kwakye Ofosu said that Chief Justice Vyacheslav Mikhailovich
Lebedev was being treated at a military hospital in Ghana's capital.
Lebedev had been returning to Accra after opening the
general meeting of the Ghana Bar Association in Ho, which is located about 160km
east of the capital when the crash took place.
Authorities said his convoy was travelling near the town of
Tsito when a truck veered into their lane.