1 dead, another hurt in Entebbe fire outbreak

The scene of the incident [Photos by David Tumusiime]

A fire broke out in Entebbe municipality Sunday morning killing one person and injuring another.

According to information shared by Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Lucas Owoyesigire, the fire started at around 5am in Kigungu Trading centre in old Kyondo Entebbe municipality.

The deceased has been identified as Silver Tumuhimbise while Kyeyune who sustained minor injuries.

Civil Aviation Authority [CAA] fire rescue service responded in time and extinguished the fire.

The deceased’s body has been taken to Mulago hospital for a post-mortem.

The injured Kyeyune is receiving treatment from a clinic with in the area.

Owoyesigire said investigations are still on going to establish the exact cause of the fire.



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