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Kenyan Trailer Turn Man Dies in Kabale Bus accident

By our reporter


A 24 years old Kenyan trailer turn man has died on spot following a fatal accident involving a modern coast bus reg no UBA 067 Y and trailer reg no T467BFX /T714 ATW M / Benz that had head-on collision this morning.

According to the Kigezi regional Police spokesperson, Elly Maate, the accident that occurred at around 05:30am at Kyonyo along Kabale Katuna road at the exact point where the road cracked of recent claimed Samson Onyango Agutu while four others from the bus got seriously injured. The injured include Phionah Kamikaz 28 yrs and Hamina Jasibu 24 yrs both of Kagarama in Kigali Rwanda, Eridoni Mageto 24 yrs bus conductor and Peter Omboga 60 yrs both Kenyan Nationals plus few others also got minor injuries.

The bus was from Kenya heading to Kigali Rwanda while the trailer was from Katuna to Kampala.

Maate added that police responded swiftly and the injured were rushed to Kabale regional referral hospital and fire brigade struggled and removed the bus driver known as David Nyaga of Kenyan Nationality who was stuck therein.

Police adds that inquiries to establish the rightful cause of accident underway. An investigation file under Kabale TAR 33/2018 refers has been opened up in this regard.

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