One person has been confirmed dead and two others critically injured following a motor cycle accident that occurred in the wee hours of yesterday morning at Katabusheera in Bugangari Sub County Rukungiri district.
It is alleged that the cyclist of motorcycle no. UEH 378M carrying two passengers failed to break as they descended Katabusheera along the way to Bikurungu.
Tobius Mugerwa 27 a resident of kagyera cell, Northern A ward, western division the boda boda rider died on spot and his body was taken to Rwakabengo health center II for postmortem.
Scovia Ninsiima and Doreen Orikiriza the other occupants of the motorcycle sustained injuries and have been rushed to Kalori Lwanga Hospital Nyakibale for treatment.
ASP Richard Twebaze the OC traffic Rukungiri police station attributed the accident to reckless riding and failure to follow traffic rules.
He cautioned the motorists to always put on helmets for their safety in case of an accident.
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