Four people are dead following an accident involving a fuel truck and a Canter vehicle which burst into flames along the Fort Portal – Kasese highway on Friday.
According to eyewitnesses, the incident happened at around 12pm at a place called Kasunganyanja trading centre in Kibiito Sub County, Bunyangabu district.
Driver of the fuel truck that was heading to Kasese district lost control he was sloping and collided with a Canter vehicle that was carrying bananas and heading to Fort Portal.
Both vehicles exploded and went up in flames.
Four bodies were burnt beyond recognition.
According to the Rwenzori West Police Spokesperson Vincent Twesige, they are yet to establish if the bodies were occupants of the truck or Canter.