The accident occurred at Gulkpegu Dungu in the Sagnarigu district of the northern region. The bus with seventy passengers on board was en route to Kumasi from Fumnisi in the Upper East region, authorities said.
Reports say the M.M.T Bus collided head-on with a pick up belonging a African Mining Services near Savelugu in the Savelugu/Nanton municipality.
This is the second accident involving a M.M.T bus this week. In the first accident, over 40 people were killed when a M.M.T bus slammed into a truck loaded with tomatoes on the Kintampo-Tamale road. The cause of the accident is yet to be established.