15 perish in Busia – Namayingo accident

Carnage; Wreckage of the taxi involved in the accident; Online Photo

Police have confirmed that 15 people perished in a nasty road accident that happened along Busia -Namayingo Musita highway on Friday morning.

According to information posted on Uganda Police Force social media site, the victims died on spot after a taxi they were traveling in rammed into a stationary Tata lorry killing all the occupants.

Police also said several others sustained injuries and are receiving medical attention in health centers.

A Taxi Reg number UBD 089A that was traveling from Namayingo to Kampala rammed into a stationary sugarcane Tata reg number UWP 616 at Imanyiro village. All the bodies of the deceased were taken to Mayuge health Centre IV for postmorten examination.



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