Six dead in West Nile accident

The wreckage of the taxi

Six people have died while seven others were seriously injured in a car accident that happened in West Nile.  

A total of 19 passengers were on board a taxi travelling from Buyale Town in Kiryandongo District to Arua District.

One of its tyres burst and it overturned several times.

Pakwach RDC, Swaib Toko, told Daily Monitor five people died on the spot.

Victoria University

The sixth person died on the way to Angal hospital where he had been referred from Pakwach health centre IV.

The dead included three women, two children and a man.

Their bodies were taken to Pakwach health Centre IV mortuary pending post-mortem.



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