By Allan Mugabe
A man has been knocked dead in an accident that occurred along Rukungiri-Ntungamo Road.
The incident happened today 13th may2019 in the morning when a motorcycle and a sahara pick up collided together.
The deceased has been identified as Boaz Talemwa aged 46, a resident of Karangaro ward, Western division, Rukungiri municipality.
Taremwa was riding a motorcycle Reg. No. UEV 108E when he had a head on collision with a Sahara pick up Reg.No.UAN 278S that was turning to the roadside.
Damiano Habasa who was driving the Sahara Pick up took off after the accident immediately.
According to the eye witness Abel Turyahabwe, Habasa didn’t indicate that he was turning to the road side where the motorcyclist was, hence the collision as the motorcyclist tried to dodge the pickup.
Corporal Otole Yofas, the acting Officer in Charge traffic Rukungiri confirmed the incident and Boaz Taremwa passed on the way to Nyakibale hospital.
He noted that they are still hunting for the Sahara driver as investigations are ongoing.
Both the motorcycle wreckage and the vehicle were towed to Rukungiri Police station.
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