Five Die In Nwoya Road Accident

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Five people were declared dead yesterday in a road accident in Nwoya district. The accident occurred on Adibu Road junction on the Karuma-Pakwach at Koch Lii.

Five people were declared dead on Thursday in a road accident in Nwoya district.
 
The accident occurred on Adibu Road junction on the Karuma-Pakwach at Koch Lii.
 
The deceased have been identified as Monday Amusha, Williams Okello and Barza Richard Mparanya and two others who were not identified. They died at the scene of the accident. One of the unidentified male victims reportedly died while being rushed to Kiryandongo hospital.
 
The accident occurred after a speeding vehicle traveling to Alero Sub County knocked a motorcycle they were riding on. The accident happened at around 9:00am.
 
Aswa region police spokesperson Patrick Jimmy Okema says the Fuso Lorry UAV 533T involved in the accident is currently held at Kamdini police station for inspection.
 
Two survivors of the accident are being treated at Kiryandongo hospital in Masindi district.