Over a dozen people are reported to have been killed in an accident this afternoon.
The accident took place at Rwahi trading centre along Mbarara-Kabale Road.
Initial reports reported between 10 and 15 people to have died after a Fuso truck lost control and rammed into onion dealers by the roadside.
Earlier in the day, at least 30 people were rushed to Nyakibale Hospital in Rukunguri district after a Savanah bus they were aboard skid off the road and over turned at Enengo gorge in Nyakagyeme Sub County.
The bus registration number UAL 123N from Kihihi in Kanungu district was heading to Kampala.
Ronald Wotali, the Rukungiri district police commander, says there were no fatalities, adding that they are investigating the cause of the accident.