One dead, scores critically injured in Rukungiri-Ntungamo fatal road accident

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RUKUNGIRI– Sad news on desk indicate that one person has died in Ntungamo-Rukungiri fatal road accident.

Information obtained by our reporter shows that the accident occurred at Kihunga in Nyamayenje in Rukungiri.

Reliable sources at the scene told our reporter that the accident came up when a yet to be identified Bajaj boxer motorcycle which was headed towards Buyanja was involved in a head-on collision with aTaxi Reg: UBF 130Z that was heading to Rukungiri town.

It is alleged that the said motorcycle was carrying three people who were allegedly drunk as they were this evening seen busy drinking alcohol at one of the bars in Omukatogo trading Centre in Nyamayenje, Eastern division in Rukungiri Municipality.

Our reliable sources also revealed that one person was confirmed dead as he was being rushed to Nyakibale hospital.

By the time of filing this report, the deceased was being conveyed to Rwakabengo Health Center III mortuary for postmortem and Police officers from Rukungiri Central Police station were already at the scene to analyse the situation.

This is a developing story, we shall keep you posted.