At least four people died this Thursday afternoon following a fatal accident involving a Bismarkan bus and a pickup truck.
The crash happened at around 1pm at Rugando along Mbarara- Ntungamo road.
Rwizi regional police spokesman Samson Kasasira says the accident involved the bus number UBG 789J which crashed into and totally destroyed a Datsun Nissan pick-up number UAE 907H
The bus was being driven by one Sulaiman Mutimba Sulaiman while the pick-up driver was identified as Joseph Gumisiriza.
Gumisiriza died on the spot along with the rest his passengers in teh pick-up who included a woman and two children.
Kasasira says after police visiting the scene, the bodies were taken to Mbarara regional referral hospital mortuary, and vehicles were taken to the Mbarara IOV yard pending inspection.