Confirming the incident to Nana Ampratwum on Omanbapa show, Kwaku Mensah Akrobeto, a local reporter indicated that the lady, who sustained major cuts died upon arrival at the hospital at about 5pm on Wednesday.
''When we arrived, it was terrible to watch, then we realized she was still alive but not in a good condition to talk to us''.
''She was rushed to the St. Joseph hospital in Nkwanta but she died just a few minutes later,” he recounted.
According to him, attempts to save the child through a caesarean session by doctors at the facility also failed.
“The doctors tried to save the baby through a surgical operation but the child was long dead too,” he said.
The suspect, a 42-year old Kwabena Simon is said to have absconded following the incident, while the body of the victim has been deposited at the facility’s morgue in Nkwanta.
silverNEWS / SilverFM / GhanaLast modified on Saturday, 23 May 2020