By Our Reporter
A man has been knocked dead in a motor accident at Kampala international university-Western campus in Bassajja town Bushenyi Ishaka municipality along Kasese-Mbarara road.
The deceased has been identified as Francis Byarugaba commonly known as Opec who has been a head teacher of Katungu primary school in Buranga village Kiringa parish, Kambuga sub county in Kanungu district.
The tragedy incident has occurred today 24th july2019 at around 12:30pm after the driver of a speeding Kasese bound UPDF ambulance land cruiser registration number H4DF 1369 knocked him dead while crossing the road from submitting his research work at KIU university.
Greater Bushenyi police spokesperson SP Martial Tumusiime has said that the ambulance knocked Byarugaba while crossing the road without following traffic rules of looking left, right before crossing.
He added that the deceased who has been a brother to Kisoro resident district commissioner Peter Mugisha was crossing the road while speaking on phone.
The ambulance was permitted to continue with the patients to Mbarara regional referral hospital.
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