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JUST IN! Mbale Fatal Road Accident Claims 4 Lives, Critically Injures 6

POLICE NAMES THE DECEASED PERSONS

By Weswa Ronnie

 

MBALE

 

Three people have been confirmed dead and others in critical condition after being involved in a nasty road accident at Busoba along Mbale- Tororo road.

 

The accident happened today Tuesday afternoon, 2nd January, 2024 at Namara village in Busiu town Council in Mbale district along Mbale- Tororo road.

 

It was reported that vehicle Number UAV 745V which was heading to Tororo from Mbale bust it’s the tyre and lost control and entered into an oncoming taxi.

 

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon region police spokesperson named the deceased as Petwa Mulekhwana, Ketty Nandutu, Angela  Anyumel and Robina Mutuwa, all were occupants of the Taxi.

 

He says that the other six injured people have been rushed to Mbale regional referral hospital, Busiu health center 4 and Elgon hospital in critical conditions.

 

He urged road users to drive well and follow road rules such that such accidents can be reduced.

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