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Three Killed in Kasese Accident :: Uganda Radionetwork
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Three Killed in Kasese Accident

Jimmy Banganira, an eye witness said the truck first knocked a cyclist before its driver lost control and rammed into another in-coming motorcycle that was carrying three people, killing them on the spot.
Three people have been killed in an accident along the Kasese-Fort Portal highway. 

The accident occurred on Monday, at Makumiani, Nyamwamba Division, Kasese Municipality. It involved a Sino-brand truck vehicle registration number UBD 325D and a Bajaj Boxer motorcycle registration number UFP 925N. 

Jimmy Banganira, an eye witness said the truck first knocked a cyclist before its driver lost control and rammed into another in-coming motorcycle that was carrying three people, killing them on the spot. 

The deceased have been identified as Morris Thembo, the motorcyclist, Allan Masereka and one person only identified as Isoma, all residents of Bwesumbu sub-county.

Residents want humps erected along the spot due to several accidents in the same area, all being attributed to high speeding. 

In another accident, a boda-boda cyclist died on the spot in Nyangereka cell, Hima Town Council in Kasese after he had a head-on collision with another motorcycle. 

Bodies of the victims were taken to Kasese Municipal Health Centre III for postmortem. 

Luka Mbusa, the Acting Public Relations Officer at Rwenzori East Regional Police says separate road accidents on Monday killed five people urging road users to be cautious.    

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