One killed in Rukungiri

By Sophan Niwamanya

One person died in a fatal accident that occurred yesterday evening at Nyamayenje Bridge along Rukunguri Ntugamo Road.

According to Elly Maate the Kigezi region police mouth piece the deceased is Godwin Byamukama 22 years Lumberer a resident of Nyakahanga village Kazindiro parish Bugangari sub-county Rukungiri district.

It’s alleged that a fatal accident involving Motor vehicle number UBF 130Z Toyota Hiace was driven by an unknown driver who took off after the accident collided with a motorcycle number UEP 550M Bajaji Boxer red in color ridden by the deceased.

Maate said that they had a head-on collision as they were both from opposite sides.

Police were notified, visited the scene and the body was taken to Rwakabengo health center for postmortem as inquiries to ascertain the likely cause is being made.