Two Killed in Masaka Road Accident

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The accident which occurred on Saturday at 12:00 pm after Kinoni trading centre, involved two vehicles a Toyota WISH registration number UBE 124B and a Pajero registration number UB 240K belonging to the Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs.

Two people have been killed in an accident along the Masaka-Mbarara road.

The accident which occurred on Saturday at 12:00 pm after Kinoni trading centre, involved two vehicles a Toyota WISH registration number UBE 124B and a Pajero registration number UG 240B belonging to the Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs.


According to an eyewitness, Samuel Muwanga, the driver of the Pajero who was heading to Mbarara was overtaking and rammed into the Toyota Wish, which was heading to Kampala.

The Southern Regional Police Spokesperson Paul Kangave says that the driver of the Pajero only identified as Bob died on the spot while one passenger in the Toyota WISH identified as Xavier died on his way to hospital. Two unidentified occupants of the Pajero sustained injuries and were taken to Masaka Hospital. 


The bodies have been taken to Masaka hospital mortuary.

Kangave cautioned drivers against overtaking while speeding.

 

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