The Chief Justice of Russia has been severely injured in a motor accident in Ho, Volta Regional capital.
Justice Viacheslav Mikhailovic Lebedev who was one of the guest speakers at an annual Ghana Bar Association conference was returning to Accra from the program when the accident occurred.
Joy News has learnt the accident occurred at about 4:45pm Monday after a Tiper truck crossed the Chief Justice's convoy.
He is currently on admission at the X-Ray department of the Volta Regional hospital and is receiving treatment.
Joy News' Volta Regional Correspondent Mawuli Agbi says Russian Chief Justice Lebedev seems to be in serious pains together with his security guard.
The Chief Justice is expected to be transported to Accra for further treatment.
Justice Lebedev is the head of a four member delegation on a four day visit to Ghana.