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Several people feared dead in Karuma road accident

Saturday November 2, 2019
Several people feared dead in Karuma road accident

The wreckage of the bus at the accident scene.  

By URN

Several people are feared dead and others injured following a head-on collision involving a bus and a truck.

The bus belonging to KKT Bus Company collided with a UPDF truck on the Kampala-Gulu highway at about 9pm on Friday night near Diima trading centre.

The bus was destined for Koboko from Kampala while the Jiefang UPDF truck was heading to Kampala from Lira town.  

  Maj. Ceasar Olweny, the Gulu-based 4th UPDF Division spokesperson, on Saturday confirmed the incident, saying a team of UPDF soldiers has been dispatched to the scene to get more details.

Mr Ibrahim Sekito, the West Nile Region UPDF spokesperson said they are have  scanty details about the accident.