A bus belonging to Global Bus company has been involved in an accident with a truck along Masaka- Kampala highway.
The bus, coming from Mbarara, is said to have collided head on with the truck at Katonga, near Kayabwe. However, no deaths have been reported as yet.
“Sad News, Fresh accident on Masaka- Kampala highway at Katonga near Kayabwe town head-on collision Global bus from Mbarara and Isuzu tipper, some have died on spot, please check on your family and friends who may have traveled with Global Coach from Mbarara this morning,” a distress call from a source claims.
The accident comes just a week after another accident involving the same bus company in Mpugwe, Kalungu.
The bus, heading for Kampala crashed into a house in Mpugwe after failing to brake, leading to the accident.
Recently, a video was leaked on social media showing a Global bus driver, a one Abdul speaking on phone while cruising at terrific speed with over 60 passengers on board.