One dies in accident,25 injured

Bus accident Gaaga

At least one person has died and 25 others injured in two separate accidents that occurred close to the Uganda South Sudan border.

According to the Regional police commander Northern Wilson Kwanya, one of the accidents happened at Golden Hill about 15 Kilometers to the Nimule border involving a Baby Coach bus that lost control and overturned.

The second accident involved a Kampala-bound Bakulu coach bus, which rammed into an ambulance, killing its driver instantly.

Kwanya blames the accident on over speeding.

He however says four ambulances have been sent from Uganda to help in the evacuation of the accident victims.