A number of students from Kitgum Technical Institute were on Thursday injured when a bus they were traveling in overturned after colliding with a Bodaboda motorcycle.
The accident happened in Bobi trading center along Kampala-Gulu highway.
Police spokesperson for the Aswa region Jimmy Patrick Okema confirmed the accident saying the bus, registration number UAR 339M belonging to Makome bus company, was carrying a total of 54 students.
Okema said the bus on colliding with the Bajaj motorcycle registration number UEO 847R, overturned and injured most of the passengers.
The students, he said, were traveling to Minakulu technical institute for a sporting activity.
The injured were rushed to Gulu regional referral hospital and St. Mary’s hospital for treatment.