A fatal accident occurred on Monday 23rd April 2007 between Taiama and Bo town involving a white four wheel drive with registration no. ACP-357 which belongs to Eastern Radio in Kenema.
The accident left one person dead – Foday Bangura an engineer at the Eastern Polytechnic in Kenema and three other persons seriously injured.
Karim Foday the driver of the station, Dominic Jimmy Amara the station Admin and Eddie Kallay the station engineer are currently admitted at the government hospital in Kenema.
Eastern Radio was preparing to stage a four days carnival show at the town field on 26, 27, 28 and 29 to mark the Independence and its two years in broadcasting.