Two dead ,several injured after bus collides with truck


NAKASONGOLA– Nakasongola Police have confirmed that two people have died while 10 others were injured in an accident at Kyamukonda along the Kampala-Gulu highway in Nakasongola District. 

According to, the Nakasongola District Police Commander Brian Ampaire the incident happened in the wee hours of Friday 16/12/2022 at 2:30 am.

DPC Ampaire told journalists that the accident involved a bus belonging to Divine Bus Company Registration. No. UAU 120Y Isuzu and a Fuso truck Registration. No. UBA 916Y.  

The identities of the deceased persons were not yet established by press time while of the injured are Kamugisha Harunah, the driver of the bus, Taban Moses, Lagu Thomas, David Ijjo, Denis Opio, 36, Joan Keliki, Gabriel Kedina, and Alex Jale, all passengers in the bus.  

The  injured from the Fuso Truck are Katende Abubakar and Ibanda Ibrahim they were all rushed to St. Francis Hospital at Kakooge in Nakasongola. 

Meanwhile ,preliminary investigations indicate that the driver of the bus which was coming from Gulu heading to Kampala was overtaking on the right-hand side leading to collision with the Fuso truck which was heading to Gulu.