By Spy Uganda
Over 16 people have been seriously injured after Isuzu Bus registration number UAR 655M belonging to Valley Bus Company Limited lost control and overturned along Gulu highway.
According to Uganda Police Traffic Directorate Spokesperson, Faridah Nampiima the accident happened last night in Nakasongola, Bamusuta Cell, Katugo Town Council, at around 10 p.m.
”The bus was coming from the Gulu side, heading to Kampala, and it’s alleged that the driver lost control and overturned, causing serious injuries to 16 passengers who were on board,” says Nampiima.
The cause of the accident has been attributed to reckless driving.
All the injured victims were rushed to Nakasongola Health Centre IV, St. Franciscan Health Centre IV, and Kasana Hospital Luwero for first aid treatment.
. @FNampiima "The territorial Police in Nakasongola, Bamusuta Cell Katugo Town Council last night 9th January 2023, at around 2200/C registered a serious accident involving an Isuzu Bus registration number
UAR 655M belonging to Valley Bus Company Limited.
— Uganda Police Force (@PoliceUg) January 10, 2023