This Sunday afternoon an accident involving a Fuso truck, Toyota corona car and a boda boda occurred at ‘Amahembe gente’ roundabout in Mbarara Town near Balya Stint Hardware killing two people.
Eye witnesses say the driver of the truck failed to brake and lost control. As a result two people were knocked killing them on spot.
One of the dead victim was identified as Enock Turinawe, 26-year old boda boda rider and resident of Kitagata- Bugongi in Sheema District. The other is yet to be identified.
The two lost lives were confirmed by the traffic officer in charge of Rwizi region.
“We picked the victims’ bodies and took them to Mbarara Regional Referral for postmortem as we continue with investigations,”the Rwizi region traffic officer, Mr Opusi Justine, said.
Mr Opusi said police are hunting for the driver who is on the run.