Wednesday, March 27, 2024
+256 784 320 146

Road crash on Isingiro road claims 10 lives, injuries several


The territorial traffic police in Rakai have kicked off investigations into a fatal accident that occured yesterday at Kiganda along Kyalulangira – Isingiro road

According to preliminary investigations, the accident occured at around 1:30pm involving motor vehicle registration number UAP 559X Canter Lorry at Kiganda along Kyalulangira-Isingiro Road.

The wreckage of the vehicle whose driver lost control hence overturning and killing 10 people

According to the spokesperson of traffic Sp Michael Kananura, the driver of the motor vehicle was carrying 35 passengers who were heading to Isingiro.

“He lost control of the vehicle and overturned killing instantly 10 people and injuring 25 others.” Said Kananura

Kananura disclosed that their swiftly responded to the scene immediately, where the bodies were transported to Kyalulangira H/C III for post-mortem examination.

“the victims were also taken the same health centre for first aid, and they were transferred later to Rakia Hospital for treatment.” He stated

He however revealed that the driver of the motor vehicle is on the run, as more investigation regarding the cause of the accident continues.







Derek Kanalo
the authorDerek Kanalo
News Reporter/ Editor
Am a professionally trained and well skilled media personality. Accuracy is part of my top priority as a journalist.