A bus belonging to Y.Y Coaches and Courier Services has been involved in an accident which left at least three people dead and several others injured.
The accident happened at a place called Nakalama in Iganga district.
The registration number UAQ 906T lost control and overturned.
Many people have been rushed to Iganga and Jinja hospitals with severe injuries.
The bus which was plodding Mbale road from Kampala is said to have been over speeding.
Mwanja Samson, a passenger who had earlier made a distress call on social media before the accident.
“I am travelling now but worried whether we get to our destination because the speed is alarming.”