Six people have been confirmed dead and more than 10 seriously injured in an accident that happenned on sunday evenning at Kabira village, Kamengo, along Kampala-Masaka Highway.
According to eyewitness, the accident happened after the Pajero Registration number UAQ 770S coming from Masaka swayed off the lane before colliding head on with taxi registration number UAX 751M from Kampala
The dead were identified as Maria Nankinga of Mukono, Michael Ssebunnya, a taxi driver, Robert Bwanika a resident of Nyendo in Masaka District, and another unidentified youth who did not have an identity card.
Those who were seriously injured with broken legs and arms were rushed to Mulago Hospital. They include, Annet Nakasiita of Bisanje village, Beatrice Nansamba a resident of Kinyerere in Masaka District, Gerald Mukasa of Sseeta – Mukono, Emmanuel Ssenyonyi of Bukunda – Kabuwoko, Aisha Nakalema of Nyendo, Jackline Namulindwa, Jane Sarah of Nakaye – Gomba, Kamya Ssewanyana of Kyotera and Arafat Muyingo, driver of Pajero.