1 dead, 8 hurt in Kiwatule accident- police

Knocked vehicles

Today at around 8:30am along Ntinda Kiwatule Road, a Sino truck registration number UAX 495M rammed into vehicles, eight people have been confirmed injured and one person dead.

The deceased has been identified as Matovu William, 32, a rider, who succumbed to injuries he had sustained during the accident at Kampala Independent Hospital.

The vehicle that is alleged to have caused the accident rammed into nine vehicles and two motorcycles.

The number plates of affected vehicles: UBB 659N WISH, UAK 716R RAV4, UAX 469C HIACE, UAW 188E HIACE, UBA O88X PREMIO, UAV O12Y PLATZ, UAP 700X MERCEDES, UAZ 388J HIACE and UAZ 203C SUBARU.

The motorcycles are; UGC 198S and UEN 075F.

The driver of the vehicle that is believed to have caused the accident is currently on the run.

Investigations are still ongoing to establish what exactly caused the accident.



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