By Ambrose Kweronda
A hit and run accident has claimed the life of a resident in Bikurungu town council in Rukungiri district.
The victim who was only identified as Natweeta a casual laborer hailing from Ntungamo district was hit by an unidentified speeding motorcycle yesterday at around 7:00pm in evening leaving him near dead.
Natweeta who appeared to be in his 40s was picked by locals who mobilized transport to rush him to Nyakibaale hospital but he breathed his last mid-way.
A report has been filed at Bikurungu police station and inquiries have been initiated into the whereabouts of the motorcycle that caused the accident.
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