Mbarara:Three lives perish in Night Accident


Police in Mbarara yesterday confirmed the death of three people who were killed in a fatal accident that happened thursday  night at around 9:00 pm along Kakoba at Kiswahili full gospel church.

The deceased include Hassim Kupa, a bodaboda cyclist and a resident of Katete, Arinaitwe Justus whose home is confused to be whether Bushenyi or Rukungiri and the third person has not been identified.

According to Samson Kasasira,  the Rwizi region police spokes person,  the bodies of the deceased were taken to Mbarara referral hospital mortuary and two of them have been identified by their relatives. 

The accident occurred as the Truck  that was coming from Mbarara town heading to Kakoba swerved off its lane knocked a pedestrian and later knocked a Bajaj boxer registration number UEB 232-F and it was all blamed on over speeding. However the driver reportedly took off and police is hunting for him.

Mujuni Nicodemus,  a councilor representing Kakoba at the municipality condemned reckless driving as one of the causes of most accidents that occur around the area. 


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