18 passengers including the driver have been confirmed dead in accident that ocurred at around 2pm. The passengers were travelling in a taxi registration number UAZ 350U from Jinja to Kampla when it rammed into a trailer registration number UAU 650S at Busagazi after Bulyantente trading centre as you enter Mabira forest.
According to the Buikwe District Police Commander Samuel Madira, all the occupants of the taxi have been confirmed dead. He notes that the cause of the accident is heavy rain and that the drivers could see each other.
Police is now retrieving the bodies from the taxi.