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Bus Crash in Uganda; 1 Killed, 2 Injured

Bus Crash in Uganda; 1 Killed, 2 Injured

A bus was involved in a fatal crash in rural Uganda on December 26th. The crash killed Chicago filmmaker David Steiner and injured 2 others. The injured were taken to hospital. The crash remains under investigation.

Two Buses Collided and Overturned in Nakasongola; 10 Killed, Several Injured

Two Buses Collided and Overturned in Nakasongola; 10 Killed, Several Injured

Two passenger buses (Gaaga Services bus # UAU 975 H and KK Travellers’ bus # UAN 104 H) collided at Wabigalo village along Gulu-Kampala Road in Nakasongola, Uganda, on the afternoon of August 18. According to Lameck Kigozi, spokesperson of the Savannah Regional Police, the accident happened when the Gaaga Services bus en route to Kampala [...]

Uganda Bus Crash Kills 15

Uganda Bus Crash Kills 15

What: Gaga Bus Kampala Where: Kiryandongo, Kafu Bridge on Gulu Highway, Uganda When: 2:30am Who: 65 passengers, 10+ fatalities, 34 injured, bus driver named Tebajanga Why: A bus driver lost control of his speeding bus, struck a cow and a truck, injuring 34 and killing 10 on the scene, some mangled beyond recognition. All the passengers in [...]

Brush Fire Smoke Causes Oil Tanker Crash

Brush Fire Smoke Causes Oil Tanker Crash

What: Bus en route to Kampala Where: Wii-anaka village, Purongo sub-county, Nwoya district, northwestern Uganda When: October 24, 2010, 1 pm Who: 21 fatalities, 12 injuries Why: According to district police commander Moses Okello, the Kampala bound bus collided with an oil tanker. Seventeen died on the scene. 16 were admitted to Nwoya [...]