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Bukasa stone quarry burries four alive

Kampala Metropolitan Area Deputy Spokesman Luke Oweyisigyire (PHOTO /Courtesy)

KAMPALA — A stone quarry in Bukasa, Makindye East has caved in — killing four people on spot, Kampala Metropolitan Area Deputy Spokesman Luke Oweyisigyire has confirmed.

Mr. Oweyisigyire said the incident happened on Tuesday afternoon when a group of people were busy breaking stones in the quarry.

The identities of the victims were not readily available by the time of filing this story.

Police says the deceased’s bodies have been retrieved and conveyed to Kampala Capital City Authority mortuary at Mulago for post-mortem.

Oweyisigyire said the stone quarry has been closed to members of the public.

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