Masaka road accident claims Koboko RDC, 5 others
Koboko Resident District Commissioner (RDC) Isaac Kawooya is among the dead in a fatal accident at Mpambire swamp along Kampala- Masaka highway that claimed six lives on the spot.
Kawooya was travelling from Mbarara in a Toyota Premio registration number UAZ 417D which collided with a Tanzanian truck registration number TZ 881 DNG.
The dead have been indetified as Haji Abudallah Muwonge, a 54 year resident of Nyamitanga in Mbarara Municipality, a 66-year old Rwandan national identified as Anasipasi Mukakamali and 25 year old Christine Aharizira of Mutojo in Ntugamo district.
Others are, Manusulu Semanda of Kakoba in Mbarara Municipality and unidentified 5 year old child.
The bodies have been transferred to Mulago hospital mortuary for postmortem.