Morobe Provincial Police Commander, Augustine Wampe confirmed the accident happened this morning.
Around 7 people have reportedly died after a 15-seater PMV bus collided with a five door vehicle travelling up to Nadzab.
PPC Wampe says details of the accident are sketchy at the moment but he will reveal specifics later on in the day.
He says he is still waiting for the full report from the Highway Patrol unit that responded to the accident.
(A picture from witnesses showing the crumpled up 15-seater bus with a few victims still inside)