On Monday morning in Luwero, five convicts were killed in an accident involving a Uganda prisons vehicle. This morning, a truck overturned on the Kampala-Gulu highway.(Sad! Five inmates were killed in the Luwero accident)
The accident occurred around 9:45 a.m. in Nalongo, Luwero district, and included a Uganda Prisons Vehicle, a Tata lorry with registration number UG0363U, and a Toyota fielder with registration number UBG 587
According to Faridah Nampiima, a traffic police spokesperson, the penitentiary truck, which was carrying 55 prisoners and 12 prison officials, collided head on with the Toyota fielder vehicle, which had a tyre burst and went off to the side.
She claims the lorry then flipped multiple times, killing five detainees and injuring several others.
According to Nampiima, the injured have been evacuated to Kasana for medical treatment, while the bodies of the deceased have been brought to the hospital morgue. (Sad! Five inmates were killed in the Luwero accident – celebrity jazz ug)