It is not immediately clear what caused the accident, but the police car in which the superintendent and his driver were traveling was badly damaged.
However, neither Supt. Sarpong nor his driver was injured in the accident. The police car has since been to towed to the Nkawkaw Police Station.
In a video taken after the accident, Supt. Sarpong, who is also a gospel singer, could be heard thanking God for his life. He and his driver appeared shocked that they survived the accident, considering the damage done to the car.
The superintendent attributed their survival to the work of God and sang praises and worship songs in appreciation.