Four people have perished in an accident that happened in Mubende involving motor vehicle no. UAY 196 Fuso white in colour that was carrying market vendors.
According to Asp Racheal Kawala Pro Wamala, the motor vehicle was overloaded with market vendors and their luggage, when it lost control, overturned and rammed into a building killing 4 people and injuring 18.
Three people from the same family died on the spot while another died at Mubende hospital.
The accident happened at 10:00 pm on 2/03/2022 at Madudu junction along Mubende _Kakumiro highway in Mubende district.
The deceased are three females and one Male and these have been identified as Nakibuka, Katushabe Yasinta a female aged 45 yrs, and two others only identified as Harriet, Ssembatya.
Those who were injured are; Mubulizi Kelebu, Ssemakula Alice, Kasibante Emmanuel, Wasswa Kenneth, Zziwa Ronald, Ssenegeya Posiano, Jonathan, Maale Richard, Bale Francis, Kasumba Vincent, and Kalijira Nakyanzi.
Others are Safina, Nampijja Grace, Nfitikiza Habibu, Steven Nzeimana, Lukwago Willy, Nangozi Realty, and Musanagowoza Supesioza.
The victims have been rushed to Mubende hospital for medical attention.
Bodies of the deceased have also been taken to Mubende hospital mortuary pending a postmortem.
Driver of the vehicle is on the run however, efforts to have him arrested are on.