Crime

FUSO LORRY OVERTURNS, KILLS ONE IN MADI-OKOLLO

By Moses Alinda

TEREGO: Police in Madi-Okollo district are investigating cirsumstances under which a FUSO Lorry  overturned and claimed life of Ocokoru Baifa 85, a resident of Are village, Ewadri parish, Katrini Subcounty Terego district.

According to the West Nile Regional Police Spokesperson Josephine Angucia, the incident on Wednesday at 5am, Ocokoru died at Eniobe village (mile4) along Arua Rhino camp road, Madi Okollo district.

The accident involved a motor vehicle with registration number UAP 193Z, Fuso fighter which operates from Rigbo Subcounty to Arua.

Angucia told journalists that the driver only identified as Agandu was heading to Arua this morning at around mile 4, the vehicle overturned killing one person and injuring more than 10 people.

”We visited the scene and rushed the victims to Rhinocamp Health Centre4, took the body to the health centre for postmortem,” she said.

The regional police mouthpiece said preliminary investigations indicate the cause of the accident to be bad weather.

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