By Watchdog reporter

A total of 13 Tanzanians traveling in a coaster have been confirmed dead and eight others critically injured in a car accident along Kampala-Masaka road.

The accident happened last night at Lubanda trading center near River Katonga Bridge in Mpigi District.

Police said that the lorry registration number UAG 970P lost control at around 9pm and rammed into a coaster bus registration number T540DLC.

The deceased were on their way back to Tanzania after attending a wedding in Kampala during weekend.