At least 14 people belonging to the same family have been killed in a gory accident on the Anyinam in the Eastern Region of Ghana.

The fatal accident happened late Thursday night around 11PM involving the 14 members of the family of which five are children all died on the spot.

According to eyewitness, the unfortunate incident occurred when the deceased family members who were travelling from Atewa to Ningo to attend a funeral got killed after a Sprinter Benz bus crashed into a cargo vehicle after overtaking another car on the Kumasi-Accra highway.

The bodies have been deposited at the Roman Hospital.