The Police is establishing the cause of last night’s accident that claimed lives of six occupants of a commuter taxi.
The accident involving a commuter taxi, registration number UAZ 179T and Isuzu Tipper registration number UAV 812L killed on the spot, Fred Mutabazi, Frank Ngalabi, Samson Makwenjere, Vincent Kwizera, Fred Kassasi and Emmanuel Shema all students of Kampala International University.
Eye witnesses say the commuter taxi that was from Nakasongola rammed into the stationed Isuzu at Kakooge on Gulu – Kampala highway.
The commuter taxi had 13 occupants.
Savanna Regional Police Spokesman Paul Kangave has confirmed the accident saying the injured were rushed to Nsambya Hospital in Kampala.
He has however advised motorists to drive carefully ahead of this festive season and that FIKA salama operation will heighten to ensure and avoid such accidents.
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