The accident which led to the closure of the road involved a Universe commercial bus and a stationary 40-footer-container loaded with wood.
Police says the accident involved a universe commercial bus and a stationary 40-footer-container loaded with wood
Preliminary investigations by the police suggests the accident might have been caused by the sleepy commercial bus driver.
Emergency crew, including Road Safety Management Service Limited, are on-site assisting to remove the vehicle from the road to pave way for traffic flow, police posted on Facebook.
The injured are currently receiving treatment at the Suhum government hospital while the dead have been deposited at the morgue of the hospital.