By Ambrose Kweronda
Police in Kisoro are investigating circumstances under which a priest of Muhavura Diocese knocked dead a 76 years old pedestrian.
Elly Maate the Kigezi Regional Police Spokesperson identified the deceased as Vida Nyirasaba 76 year old a resident of Gahinga cell Nyakabande sub county Kisoro district who died instantly.
Maate told www.mknewslink.com that the deceased was knocked by motor vehicle Registration number UAV 496E Toyota Land Cruiser Army driven by Rev. Can. Phillip Muhire the Sub-Deacon of Muhavura Diocese.
The accident occurred on 29th May, 2022 at about 1800hrs near Gishorora COU along Nyakabande Bubaga road.
Scene was visited by ASP Solomon Alele OC traffic Kisoro, body taken to Kisoro hospital mortuary for postmortem and the motor vehicle Parked at CPS Kisoro pending IOV inspection.
According to the scene and eye witnesses, the driver of the said motorvehicle was turning a corner as he headed to Gishorora COU and he failed, forcing the motor vehicle to move in reverse and knocked the deceased who was also walking to the same church.
The case of accident was registered at Kisoro Central Police station under reference number TAR: 33/2022.
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