Heavy rains and the resultant flash floods have washed away a section of Mbale- Tirinyi Highway bringing to ahalt all motorized traffic on the road.
Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) issued a statement announcing that the damage was done at Lupada at 77 kilometres.
“The road is cut off at this point pending restoration works. currently the contractor and our team are on the ground working around the clock to restore the road to motorable condition.”
These are some of the pictures shared by road users and witnesses from the scene.