Saturday, December 5, 2020
Home Crime Hit and Run car accident injures 2 in Rukiga

Hit and Run car accident injures 2 in Rukiga

RUKIGA- The Police in Rukiga District are hunting for a hit and run vehicle registration number UBE 501A which knocked a motorcycle registration number UEM 857P and seriously injured two people.

Kigezi Regional Police Spokesman Elly Maate told our reporter that the accident took place at Kabaale Corner along Kabale – Ntungamo Highway in Muhanga Town Council in Rukiga District.

Maate identified the injured as Karegyeya Edison Dongo and Joseph Kapira both residents of Ngoma Sub County in Ntungamo District.

The Police who visited the scene have blamed it on reckless driving and failure to observe road signs by the vehicle driver.

Maate said that the two injured were rushed to Kabale Regional Referral Hospital where they are admitted with one of them with a fractured leg.

The Motorcycle was taken to Muhanga Police Station where it’s parked awaiting inspection by inspector of vehicles and the case was registered at Police under reference number TAR 23/2020 to help in further investigations.


Patson Baraire Mushaija
Patson Baraire Mushaija
Patson Baraire Mushaija is a Seasoned Journalist. He has an experience of Field and Community reporting for over 20 years. He started his career at Daily Monitor in the 1990s and is known for breaking major stories that remain topical issues today like the Bwindi Massacre and Kibwetere Inferno. He also worked at New Vision before concentrating on Digital Media. He has worked as reporter and news editor for a number of Media Organisations. Baraire is a family man, practicing farmer, and public speaker, is passionate about community Journalism. He is currently a Co-Editor at the Informer Ug an Online Publication in Western Uganda. Patson is widely traveled in East and Central Africa where he has attended several media training and Election Monitoring. He is passionate about Environmental Issues and Health Reporting.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

NBS TV is Government Television – People Are Being Killed, is Busy Broadcasting Museveni Campaigns – Kizza Besigye

Four time presidential candidates Dr Kizza Besigye has condemned the media of turning a deaf ear in the wake of country wide...

Bobi Wine Detained at Nalufenya: Police Speaks Out About his Brutal Arrest

Kyagulanyi was arrested under the command of former Kampala Metropolitan Area Commander Frank Mwesigwa at a campaign venue in Luuka District.

Catherine Kusasira and Pastor Mondo Risk Arrest, Records Statement Over Fraud Case

Presidential advisor Catherine Kusasira and Pastor Mondo Franklin face detectives at the State House Anti Corruption Unit over allegations of defrauding pastors...

NBS TV Speaks Out About DJ Roja Testing Positive for Coronavirus

The internet has been washed by shocking news alleges that NBS Television celebrated DJ Kitaka Rogers alias DJ Roja has been exposed...

Recent Comments