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Ajono football team accident claims four lives, Others injured

Four members from the Regional League side Ajono Football Club in Arua District died in a horrible accident on Sunday 21, March 2021.

A further 20 people were injured in the incident with 6 of those considered in a serious condition. They were rushed to Arua Referral Hospital.

One of the victims lying on the ground selflessly

The accident happened at Dorcus Corner along Gili-Gili road in Ediofe when their Tipper Lorry veered off the road and overturned leaving four people dead on spot. The team was on their way home from a friendly match against Oreku Fc in the outskirts of Arua City, What was meant to be the return match of the friendly.

Meanwhile, the bodies of the deceased have been deposited at the Arua Referral Hospital mortuary.

PICTORIALS FROM THE SCENE

Wrecked Tipper Lorry Ajono Football team used
Some of the survivors giving first-aid to a fellow
Victim receiving first-aid

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