Mulawa Waiswa, a resident within the area says that the crash has resulted into panic within their community and most of the parents have resolved to locking up their children inside the houses, as a means of deterring them from being exposed to the accident scene.
It involved a Kampala bound trailer registration number T141 DCR/T781 DJH and a taxi registration number UAY-766V which was heading to Nakasongola. According to Apollo Kabaali, one of the eyewitnesses, the trailer lost control and rammed into the taxi before overturning.
The accident occurred at around 4 a.m. on Monday morning, when the trailer registration number UBD 091C/UBD 669H lost control and rammed into the building located on Grant street, along the Iganga-Tororo Highway. It destroyed the waiting area, Cash tills, and the manager's office.
At least five people including four police officers were injured in a Friday morning motor accident involving the convoy of Lt General Kale Kayihura, the Inspector General of Police. According to eyewitnesses, the lead car of Kayihuraâ€™s four-vehicle convoy had a head-on collision with a truck at around 9:15am at Mayanja trading centre in Kawanda on the Kampala-Luweero highway.