There is a heavy traffic at Akyem Asafo on the Bunsu -Suhum highway after a VIP bus veered off the road in a near fatal accident.
According to eyewitnesses, the bus with registration number AC 299-19 enroute Kumasi lost control of the steering wheel and entered a ditch after another oncoming vehicle nearly run into it.
For about 30 minutes, vehicles from Accra towards Kumasi and the ones from Kumasi towards Accra could not move.
Residents along the highway said there could have been a fatal collision had the VIP bus driver had not run into the bush.
Officials of the police MTTD have arrived at the scene to tow the bus and make way for traffic to flow.
A few passengers that sustained minor injuries have been taking to a nearby hospital.