By Innocent Atuganyira
The accident which happened on the night of Sunday along Masindi – Hoima road claimed life of a man.
According to sources, the incident happened at Muro Kitogoro village in Bujenje Constituency Masindi district.
ASP Sharon Araku the OC traffic Masindi Central Police Station has identified the deceased as Denis Barungi 35 years, a resident of the same area where the incident happened.
Barungi who was riding a motorcycle registration number UDZ 961U is suspected to have been riding at a terrible speed or was drunk.
“Since it was late in the night, the deceased is suspected to have hit the side metal before passing on.” ASP Araku suspects.
Earlier this morning, police visited the scene, picked the body and took it to Masindi district general hospital for postmortem,”Araku said.
According to the postmortem results obtained at the hospital, Barungi succumbed to injuries he sustained including internal bleeding, deep cuts on the skull, and others.
ASP Araku has asked the public to be vigilant and avoid over speeding or driving while drunk.
According to ASP Araku, many accidents are happening at the same road, and she suspecting the cause to be on public excitement since it’s still under construction.
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