According to the Konongo MTTD Commander, DSP Paa Yeboah, the accident killed 13 people, 9 males and 4 females, meanwhile 11 others have sustained severe injuries and are receiving treatment.
Police in the region confirmed the accident happened around 10:40pm.
The commercial bus which was coming from Accra and heading towards Wa had 26 passengers on board, report says.
The accident happened after the cargo truck collided with the commercial bus killing 13 people on the spot.
Police has deposited the remains of those who died at the mortuary and has taken pictures of the deceased for identification purposes by their families.
Road accidents have been very frequent lately in Ghana and has been the major concern of many Ghanaians because of how it has really claimed precious lives over the past years.
Close to over thousand people have lost their lives in a road accidents across the country this year.
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