Reporting on the Whisper Eye desk indicates that at least 14 pupils have been rushed to Jinja Main Hospital for quick treatment in critical condition following the accident. #WhisperEyeNews
- Sad News: School bus crashes, 14 students rushed to hospital in critical condition.
This comes after a bus carrying pupils of Nakanyonyi P/S in Bugembe Town Council, Jinja City was involved in a terrible accident early this morning.
Area eye witness says high speeding from a bus driver caused the crash as the driver of Bus number UAM 936P failed to brake and the motor vehicle crashed.
According to an eyewitness, the driver of the Coaster Reg. No. UAM 936P, ” he was driving at a high speed and the brakes failed to work, causing the vehicle to overturn,” an eye witness told Whisper Eye in the area.
By Press time police were yet to issue a police statement on the accident.
More detail to follow,