by our reporter

At least 20 people have so far been confirmed dead after a Kampala-bound bus on Wednesday overturned in Fort Portal, Kabarole District in western Uganda.

The bus, registration number UBA 003S, was travelling from Fort Portal city this morning when the accident happened at Ssebitoli along Fort Portal-Kyenjojo road.

The Traffic police spokesperson,Ms Faridah Nampiima  says So far 20 people have been confirmed dead, out of whom thirteen are adults while seven are juveniles. Out of the 20,  eleven are male and nine are female. Their particulars will be availed in due course,” said

The accident happened at around 10:30am at Sebitoli, two kilometers from Fort Portal City, according to police which is still investigating the cause of the crash