The territorial police of Kabale is investigating circumstances under which a 25year old boda boda rider was knocked dead a long Kabale Katuna highway
ASP Elly Maate the Kigezi Regional Police Spokesperson identified the deceased as Ivan Mugisha a 25years of Kahama Cell Kitumba Sub county Kabale municipality
Maate revealed that the fatal Accident involved a motor vehicle registration number UAE 865S Toyota Premio silver grey in colour driven by Anthony Abaho 32 a resident of Katuna boarder and motorcycle registration Number UEK 579G Bajaj Boxer red in color being ridden by the deceased Ivan Mugisha
Maate told our reporter that the accident occurred today 01/12/2022 at about 10:45pm at Kahama Kitumba along Kabale Katuna highway in Kabale district.
According to ASP Maate, while both motor vehicle and motor cycle were heading the same direction, the motorcyclist decided to cross to the opposite side abruptly and was knocked by the car killing him on the spot.
Police was notified, visited the scene and body taken to Kabale regional referral hospital mortuary for postmortem.
Both the motor vehicle and motor cycle were towed and parked at Kabale traffic yard pending IOV inspection still Inquiries ongoing.