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Two buses on Gulu highway involved in fatal accident, scores reported dead

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By Our Reporter

Posted  Monday, August 18   2014 at  15:46
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Two buses, one of them Gaga coach, have been involved in a head on collusion accident this afternoon in Nakasongola just before Sasira

We are not yet certain of the number of the people dead, however reports suggest that five people have died on spot with other informal sources indicating that over 40 passengers are dead, including the driver of Gaga coach who died on spot.

Further reports indicate that several passengers are still trapped under the bus. However, According to the Nakasongola DPC Dison Aisigoma, there are over seven bodies so far recovered.

Meanwhile one of the people injured in the accident is singer Khalifah Aganaga who was travelling from Koboko aboard the Gaga bus. He has since been transferred to Nsambya hospital with minor injuries.

We shall avail details on the story.