Three survive death in Rukiga nasty road accident

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RUKIGA– Three people have sustained serious injuries in a hit and run accident in Rukiga District.

The incident happened at Maheru Village in Rwamucucu sub-county on Sunday 2nd May 2021 at 4:40pm when an Isuzu Elf registration number UAW 402U knocked a Motorcycle registration number UET 329Y Bajaj boxer.

Elly Maate the Kigezi Region Police spokesperson identified the motorcycle rider as Muhereza Benard while the identities of the truck driver were still unknown by press time.

Muhereza 24 a cyclist and resident of Nyamabare cell, Ibumba parish in Rwamucucu sub-county was riding along Amutuhaire Innocent 29 and Muhwezi Peter 25 all residents of same address.

Maate says that the duo was rushed to Kabale Regional Refferal Hospital whereas Muhereza was admitted at Mparo health Centre IV.

Police immediately swung into action, visited the scene, picked the Motorcycle and parked at Maheru police post yard pending IOV.

Inquiries are at hand at Kabale Central Police station under reference number TAR 14/2021 according to Maate.