Six people were killed and two others injured critically in an accident along the Masindi-Pakwach road, in Murchison Falls National Park in Masindi district last night.
The accident involved an Isuzu truck registration number UAZ 404H that was ferrying people and construction materials including cement, iron sheets, and water tanks among others.
Six of the eight people including the driver died on the spot. SP Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region police spokesperson, says that preliminary police investigations indicate that the vehicle developed a mechanical problem. END