The accident involving an Isuzu ELF MV Reg No. UBJ 272B occurred this morning around Jadid petrol station at Mile 1 along Busia Road in the Tororo district.
four people have been confirmed dead and two others critically injured following
an accident in Tororo district.
The accident involving an Isuzu ELF MV Reg No. UBJ 272B occurred this morning around
Jadid petrol station at Mile 1 along Busia Road in the Tororo district.
police preliminary investigations, the driver of the Isuzu ELF lost
control and swerved off the road. The lorry entered a trench and knocked a culvert before it overturned. Four occupants of the lorry died on the spot.
Although the names of the dead were not readily available, Police says two other occupants of the lorry were rushed to Tororo hospital for medical attention,
while the driver fled the scene.
Police spokesperson Moses Mugwe said the bodies were taken to Tororo municipal mortuary for postmortem. He said that
the police have already launched inquiries into the accident.
Bureau Chief Elgon/Bukedi
Kirinya Ayubu is the URN Bureau Chief of Elgon/Bukedi Sub Regions . He holds a Bachelors Degree in Mass Communication from Islamic University in Uganda and a Diploma in Computer Science and Information Technology from the same University.