Kampala-Masaka highway accident butchers 4 passengers


NEWS– An accident at River Katonga along Kampala-Masaka road has claimed the lives of four people on spot as others were left nursing injuries.

An eyewitness told this reporter that the deceased and those injured were traveling in a drone taxi registration number UBH 295N that is said to have overturned several times.

An eyewitness confided to this reporter that the accident could have originated from overspending adding that the injured passengers whose numbers were not yet established were rushed to Nkozi Hospital in critical condition.

“The vehicle got trapped in a nearby pond and some people have pulled them out of the water” he added.

Police arrived at the scene and whisked the injured to Nkozi Hospital for treatment and bodies to Nkozi Hospital mortuary for postmortem examination.

Investigations into the cause of the accident have been established.