Two people perish in Kabale accident, 13 critically injured.
Two people have died on spot; others are admitted at Kabale regional referral hospital following an accident at Kyonyo village along Kabale-Katuna road today at 4 am.
A bus registration number UAX 486X belonging to trinity bus company carrying 54 passengers from Rwanda to Mbarara and Kampala collided with a mercedes benz Semi-Trailer number BU D 7720 A coming from Mbarara – Kampala, killing both the bus driver identified as Mwaka Michael and the trailer’s Kalakwa Anthony. Twelve of the fifty four bus passengers and a turn boy on the trailer were rushed to the hospital with serious injuries.
According to the eyewitnesses, the driver of the Semi-trailer left his lane and was driving on the right where he met a Trinity bus and knocked it head on.
The bodies of the deceased persons were taken to Kabale Referral Mortuary for Postmortem and case recorded at Kabale police station VIDES TAR 06/2019.