3 Persons have sustained injuries in Tamale after a misunderstanding between a group of people and some tricycle operators over wrongful parking in the Tamale Metropolis.

According to one of the tricycle operators, 6 tricycles have also been vandalized during the attack.

He explained that the misunderstanding occurred when two young men parked their motorbike in the middle of the road that links the Bank of Ghana Office and the Access Bank building in Tamale.

He further stated that one old man approached the two young men to park well as they were interfering with the flow of traffic in the area.

A few minutes later, the two men came back to the scene with other persons who were wielding dangerous objects like sticks and other things.

Upon reaching the scene, they started attacking the tricycle operators and 3 of them were injured while 6 of their tricycles were destroyed.


Meanwhile, the Northern Regional Crime Officer has confirmed to JoyNews that, some of the attackers have been arrested and the injured are currently receiving treatment.

The road between the Bank of Ghana Office in Tamale and the Access Bank building is very busy and traffic is always difficult to handle.