Hit and Run Kabale –Kisoro fatal road accident claims one

Hit and Run Kabale –Kisoro fatal road accident claims one

KABALE- The Police in Kabale are hunting for a driver of a vehicle which knocked and killed a boda boda cyclist and also left his passenger seriously injured.

Kigezi Regional Police Spokesman Elly Maate has confirmed that Turyatunga Kinubi a resident of Kabale Municipality died shortly after he was admitted at Kabale Regional Referral Hospital.

Maate says that the driver whose identity is yet to be established was driving vehicle registration number UAG 294Q that knocked the Boda Boda cyclist riding on motorcycle registration number UDY 463Y.

Maate said that the accident occurred at Sabena along Kabale – Kisoro road on Friday November 20th 2020 and the passenger was seriously injured and is nursing injuries at Kabale Hospital. 

The Police Spokesman blamed the accident on reckless driving because the motorist followed the rider on his side and knocked him. The case was registered at Kabale Central Police Station under reference number TAR 50/220 to help in investigations as Police continue to hunt for the unidentified driver who abandoned his vehicle at the crime scene.