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Hoima Road Bus Accident Kills 1, More Hospitalized

The Hoima bound bus belonging to Link Company, registration number UAL 780L yesterday evening crashed into a speeding Fuso truck UBB 703E killing one instantly.

Police said the accident happened after a truck carrying cows to Kampala lost control while trying to dodge  a goat that was crossing the road at a place called Kikonda in Kyankwazi district.

Police added that 15 other passengers were left with severe injuries.

The deceased has been identified as Albert Okethi, a resident of Kisenyi, Buseruka sub-county Hoima district.

The driver of the bus identified as Siraj Asaba and 14 others were rushed to Hoima referral hospital for treatment.

 

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