Kamengo Primary School Head teacher dies in Kabale accident

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KABALE– The Police in Kabale District are actively investigating circumstances under which two people have died on spot in a fatal single road accident at Kabalaga along Kabale- Mbarara highway. 

According to IP Elly Maate the Kigezi Regional Police spokesperson, the accident happened yesterday at  about 1pm Involving Motor Cycle registration no UEE 079Y Bajaji boxer, ridden by Godfrey Mwongyera a Headteacher of Kamengo Primary School in  Kajara County, Ntungamo district and Nyirabagyenzi Florence 52, a resident of Muyumbu village, Kyanamira parish, Kyanamira Sub-county in Kabale District who both died on spot. 

Maate said that the accident happened when the motorcycle rider lost control and fell into a trench due to over speeding and that Nyirabagyenzi the passenger was from from buying green vegetables from Kaharo, the business she does.

He noted that scene was visited, Sketch plan drawn and bodies taken to Kabale Referral Hospital Mortuary for postmortem examination and motorcycle was towed to police yard pending IOV inspection.

A statement of single fatal accident was registered at Kabale Central Police Station under reference number TAR 64/2022.