Eyewitness account of how Ebony died

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The Ghanaian dancehall/Afrobeat artist died just one week before her 21st birthday in a horror crash in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

The star is reported to have been travelling in a Jeep to Accra after a trip to Sunyani with two others when the vehicle collided head-on with a VIP bus heading towards Sunyani from Kumasi.

Reports had it that Ebony Reigns who was rushed down to Bechem Government Hospital few minutes after the incident but she died shortly after while her driver is still unconscious. The passengers told us the accident involved another auto and that a soldier and a small girl were trapped in the vehicle.

Barimaba Yusif, a journalist with a local radio station, After-2 FM, said on the Super Morning Show on Joy FM Friday the road on which the accident occurred was in a bad state.

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Known in real life as Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng, Ebony was widely known for her hit songs like "Poison" and "Kupe".The talented singer would have turn 21 on February 16.

Ebony was discovered by Bullet of Ruff n Smooth fame, and released her first siingle Dancefloor in 2015.

Ebony was travelling with three other people, two of whom have also been confirmed dead.

The songstress who posted the photo on her Instagram, captioned the photo, "I enjoyed our meeting today Daddy" which could mean Dr Tetteh was her "Spiritual Father". The song was nominated for the unsung category award at the 2016 Ghana Music Awards.

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