Mbale road accident has claimed the lives of five people and some others are nursing serious injuries. Five people have been confirmed dead, 10 survived with injuries in a fatal road accident.
Among those who survived was a 3-month-old baby whom the locals say was found crying.
The accident happened on Sunday, January 23rd 2022 when a Toyota harrier car was carrying a group of people from an introduction party in Wanale sub-county in Mbale District at around 7 pm.
Eyewitnesses say that the driver lost control on Wanale hills, veered off the road and fell in a deep valley.
Locals blamed the accident on the driver who was overspeeding on this hilly road by the time of occurrence.
The Police on Monday morning visited the scene and towed the wreckage of the motor vehicle to the police station.