A Good luck bus that was headed for Kampala from Lira district last night got involved in an accident at Wakusenyi village, a few kilometres from Kigumba town.
Four passengers of the bus UAQ 155Z were injured in the accident that occurred around 2 am according to Julius Allan Hakiza, the spokesperson for Albertine Region Police. They include: Calvin Odongo,(turn man) and Richard Otim who were rushed to Mulago referral hospital. The two others: Steven Okullo and Peter Okello were rushed back to Lira regional referral hospital where they are currently receiving treatment.
According to Hakiza, the accident happened after an attempt by the bus driver to avoid a head-on collision with two vehicles oncoming. The bus which was also speeding, brushed a stationery trailer that was parked at the roadside.
The stranded survivors were carried by buses from Gagga, KK travelers and Comfort.