By Ambrose Keronda
A boda boda rider in Rukiga district yesterday died on spot after knocking a pedestrian at Kabaare slope along Kabale -Mbarara high way Rukiga district.
Kigezi Police Regional Spokesperson Elly Maate identified the deceased as Mark Ngabirano a 19 year old resident of Kashyekye village Kamwezi s/c Rukiga district.
The deceased who was carrying two passengers; Taremwa Robert 19yrs and Niwamanya Robert 20yrs both residents of Kashekye village knocked a pedestrian Ahimbisibwe Amon 18 years a resident of Kahuku cell Butale ward Muhanga town council Rukiga district.
Maate told www.mknewslink.com reporter that the rider who was from Bukinda heading to Muhanga knocked down a pedestrian and lost control of his motorcycle, fell down and died on spot injuring three including pedestrian.
The deceased’s body was taken to Kabale referral hospital mortuary for postmortem, the two passengers are receiving treatment at Doctor Dan clinic Nyakanengo while the pedestrian sustained minor injuries and is at home.
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