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Four Killed in Mbarara-Kabale Road Accident :: Uganda Radionetwork
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Four Killed in Mbarara-Kabale Road Accident

The accident involved a Toyota Hiace taxi registration number UBD 041S and a Fuso truck registration number UAR 679M. Damiano Katwesiime, Ntungamo District Police Commander, said that the taxi rammed into the Fuso truck that was parked at the trading center.

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Four people have been killed in an accident along the Kabale-Mbarara Road at Nyaruteme trading center, Nyamukana town council.

The accident involved a Toyota Hiace taxi registration number UBD 041S and a Fuso truck registration number UAR 679M.

Damiano Katwesiime, Ntungamo District Police Commander, said that the taxi rammed into the Fuso truck that was entering after it had been parked at the trading center.

Katwesime said that the driver of the truck had stopped at Nyaruteme to buy pineapples.

Katwesime, explains that as truck was entering the road, the taxi was heading to Rukungiri from Mbarara rammed into the truck that was heading to Mbarara.

According to Katwesiime, two people from the Fuso truck died on the spot while the two occupants of the taxi died shortly after they were admitted at Itojo Hospital.

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Some of the deceased have been identified as John Patrick, the taxi driver and Rev. Ahebwa from Ibanda District.

Two weeks ago, another accident occured on the same road killing four people at Rugando trading centre.

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