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THREE KILLED, SEVEN INJURED IN PAKWACH – NWOYA ROAD ACCIDENT

By Our Reporter

PAKWACH: Two people died on the spot while seven were rushed to Arua Regional Referral Hospital after their vehicle involved in an accident on Saturday at around 0030hours.

According to Eseru Paul, the Resident District Commissioner Pakwach, the incident happened at Got afoyo Village along Pakwach – Nwoya Highway.

Eseru explains that the vehicle registration number UAA 234B, a pickup, was traveling from Maracha to Masindi district.

”The pick up driver wanted to overtake the bus, he lost control and overturned the vehicle,” he said.

Eseru told UGReports that the third person died shortly after the accident.

”The third person died this morning, and the lifeless bodies were conveyed to Pakwach Health Center IV mortuary pending postmoterm,” he said.

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It’s reported the victims and the deceased persons were traveling to attend a wedding party in Masindi district.

”We are yet to identify the deceased persons,” he said.

Accidents are common during the festive seasons.

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