Thirty persons wounded have been transported to hospitals while thirty six bodies have been retrieved from the scene of the accident at Falaise Dschang; West region of Cameroon.
The death toll witnesses say may rise given the gravity of wounds sustained by some passengers.
Fonka Awah Augustine; governor of the West region and security and defense forces are at the accident scene.
A source says the vehicle involved in the accident transporting illicit fuel was escorted by a military man.
The vehicle collided with a 70 seater bus belonging to Menoua voyage from Douala.