Five people have been confirmed dead and three others injured following a Tuesday morning accident involving a Pepsi Twangula promotion car, a pickup truck and boda boda at Namayonjo Village, Wabigalo Parish in Nakasongola District on the Kampala-Gulu Highway.
Paul Kangave, the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson says the severely injured were rushed to Nakasongola Army Hospital. He says the driver of a Toyota saloon car Reg. No. UDB 061 D knocked dead two brothers who were riding on a boda boda. In the process, he lost control of the vehicle and rammed into an on-coming and over speeding Mitsubishi truck Reg. No. UAX 182F.
The two brothers were identified as Bakobe Ssekeba and Ivan Buyinza all from the same family. The bodies of the deceased have taken to Nakasongola Health Centre IV.