At least 4 out of 70 people have been pronounced dead in an accident that occurred in Nebbi district.
The accident that occurred in the early evening hours of Sunday involved a lorry that was carrying over 50 people who were returning to Lira district from a traditional marriage in Paidha, Zombo District.
The deceased are; Patrick Ojede, Geoffrey Opio, Magret Agweng and another person yet to be identified. All are residents of Loro Sub- County, Oyam District.
32 others have been injured, 2 transferred to Lacor Regional Referral Hospital, and 4 to Arua Hospital.
The Sunday accident adds to the growing number of accidents recorded in the recent past at the same spot.
Police are yet to issue an official statement on the accident.