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By Ahura Mujuni Mark

Residents of Karambi sub-county Kasese district were this Sunday thrown into a somber mood when a 14-year-old boy was buried alive in a sand quarry.

The boy identified as Moses Kabyemera was excavating  sand when the quarry caved in on him. He tried to shout for held but it was too late for residents nearby to save him.

Baker Kawonawo, the officer in charge of Mpondwe customs Police Station  confirmed the incident and said that the boy was a  Primary Six pupil at Kamasasa Primary School .

He was alone at the quarry when the accident happened at 4:00pm