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Scores injured in Mbale bus accident

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By Otim Richard

Posted  Thursday, December 12  2013 at  13:09

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One of the victims, a lady, who declined to be named said the driver lost control of the bus at about 3 am  resulting into the accident.

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A bus belonging to Teso Coach Company Thursday morning plunged into a stream at Nakaloke, some 5 kilometres from Mbale town injuring several passengers.

The bus was destined for Soroti.

One of the victims, a lady, who declined to be named said the driver lost control of the bus at about 3 am  resulting into the accident.

The passengers were part of a group whose bus was earlier impounded by Traffic police officers at Mukono before boarding the fateful automobile.

Teso Coach Spokesman Jovans Odikor said the victims are receiving treatment at Soroti Referral Hospital.