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Four People Perish In Tororo Road Accident

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.


At least 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.  

According to 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.  

Bukedi South 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.