By Innocent Atuganyira
At least 22 footballers were yesterday critically injured in an accident along Biiso – Masindi road in Nyantonzi sub county Masindi district.
According to Sunday Eyotu the LCIII Chairperson Nyantonzi sub county, the accident which involved the fuso lorry UAT 169Bhappened at Nyantonzi trading Centre.
“The main cause of the accident might be mechanical, and the driver being drunk, the casualties have been admitted at different health centers including Hoima Regional Referral Hospital,” he told our reporter.
The footballers were returning home in Bullisa district after a successful friendly match in Nyantonzi Sub County.
When we contacted ASP Julius Hakiza the Albertine Region Police Spokesperson said that they had not received such report from any police station or post.
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