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Six Killed in Kaberamaido Accident

The accident occurred on Wednesday afternoon near Abalang trading centre when two vehicles registration number UAS 580B Toyota Hiace and UAY 760G Noah collided.
Six people have been killed in an accident in Kaberamaido district.

The accident occurred on Wednesday afternoon near Abalang trading centre involving two vehicles, a Taxi registration number UAS 580B Toyota Hiace and a Noah UAY 760G.

The vehicles were both heading to Namasale landing site from Dokolo district.

Godfrey Abigaba, the Kaberamaido District Police Commander says that the Taxi was carrying 13 passengers while the Noah had nine. He adds that eight people who were injured were rushed to Kaberamaido Health Centre IV and Dokolo Hospital.

Abigaba attributed the cause of accident to over speeding. He explains that the driver of the Taxi was over speeding and tried to over take the Noah.

According to Abigaba, the Taxi knocked the Noah which swerved off the road, overturning several times. 

He says that the police are yet to establish the identities of the dead. 



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