Fatal Car Accident on Thomasville Road

By: TPD Press Release Email
By: TPD Press Release Email

Tallahassee, FL --February 12, 2012--

February 11, 2012 at approximately 6:40 pm a Mercedes driven by Yaw Akuoko was traveling south on Thomasville Road. The car crossed the divided median, struck a roadway sign, then entered the northbound lanes of Thomasville Road striking two vehicles. Both vehicles received minor damages and the drivers reported no injuries. The Mercedes continued across the roadway and stopped on the east shoulder of the road. Mr. Akuoko was taken to the hospital where he later died.

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  • by Janeta Mavrova Location: New Orleans on Feb 25, 2012 at 11:57 AM
    He was the most positive and truly caring person I have ever seen. He was a real human being who was always there for you! He had a tremendous heart! He helped so many people!!! Rest in Pease Mr. Akuoko! We will always remember you!
  • by Kwadwo Location: Sebring on Feb 24, 2012 at 06:19 AM
    May your soul rest in peace. With all your help to the Ghanaian community. "Okatakyie due! due! due ne amanehunu" I know you are in a better place.
  • by annonymous Location: WI on Feb 15, 2012 at 02:32 PM
    Rest in Peace Yaw
  • by annonymous on Feb 15, 2012 at 02:30 PM
    May your soul rest in peace Yaw My thought and prayer are with all the family especially does back home in Ghana
  • by good Location: man on Feb 14, 2012 at 11:51 AM
    yaw was a great caring man and he did a lot for his family and people, he cared for people...
  • by we Location: here 4 u on Feb 14, 2012 at 11:50 AM
    karl, the kids and i love you. it will be ok, your dad is with my kids dad and he is watching you from heaven, we love u
  • by Natty Bumppo Location: Tally on Feb 14, 2012 at 03:51 AM
    Was this the Mr. Akuoko that is an attorney?
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      by Anonymous on Feb 14, 2012 at 06:12 AM in reply to Natty Bumppo
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        by Curious on Feb 15, 2012 at 03:58 PM in reply to
        Did you have anything to do with it?
  • by lois Location: london on Feb 13, 2012 at 04:09 PM
    RIP may God be with the family at this sad time and may god take care of or yaw's sisters and brother's and may they have a nice time cause god is always there. By Lois his niece.
  • by Eric kwaku Owusu Location: london on Feb 13, 2012 at 04:00 PM
    RIP God will be with Yaw Akuoko and family
  • by Boland Location: Tallahassee on Feb 13, 2012 at 02:58 PM
    Folks drive entirely too fast on Thomasville Road. Prayers to all the families.
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