Police in Rukungiri are investigating the cause of an accident which killed one person along Ntungamo Rukungiri high way.
The deceased Godwin Byamukama 22 year old lumberer is resident of Nyakihanga village Kazi diro parish Bugangari sub county Rukungiri district
Kigezi Regional police Spokesperson Elly Maate said that the accident which occurred yesterday evening at around 8:00pm left two people in bad conditions while another one died while being taken for treatment at Nyakibale hospital.
The accident involved a motor vehicle reg. no. UBF 130Z Toyota hiace driven by unknown driver who took off after the accident and a motorcycle reg. no. UEP550M Bajaj boxer red in color ridden
Senior Journalist Ambrose Kweronda who was a passenger in the vehicle told www.mknewslink.com that the motorcyclist was going to cross the road at a high speed only to collide with a vehicle which was also running at a high speed.
Police were notified, visited the scene and the body was taken to Rwakabengo health center for postmortem as inquiries to ascertain the likely cause are being made.
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