St. Lawrence Bus Overturns, 60 Students Rushed To Hospital

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help geneva; font-size: small;”>Good Samaritans and police rushed to scene where they found students whimpering in excruciating pain, with blood flowing steadily on the tarmac.

The incident happened at 5:30pm.

Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Ibin Ssenkumbi confirmed the accident but said he did not have full details at the time.

“Yes, it is true there was an accident at Mabira. But as of now I don’t have full details,” Ssenkumbi told news desk.

He, however, advised us to contact Central Region Police boss Lamech Kigozi for more information.

Kigozi was yet to pick our calls.


Nevertheless, information obtained shows that the bus was carrying 60 students.

Most of the injured were rushed to Kawolo Hospital and other medical centres in Jinja town.

Earlier, along the same route, one person was confirmed dead after a pickup truck collided with a Kampala-bound truck from Tororo at Kakira.

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