Police Officer Injured in Accident

2815 Views Kanungu, Western Region, Uganda

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Julius Tugumenawe, the Kanungu District Police Commander, says Bazirake was rushed to Mbarara Regional Referral hospital where he is admitted.

A police patrol vehicle has overturned in Kanungu district injuring a police constable critically. 

The vehicle registration number, UP 5553 overturned at around 07:00pm at Kinyanshohera along Kihiihi-Kanungu road. The injured police constable has been as Francis Bazirake, who is attached to Kanungu Police Station. 

Bazirake was riding at the back of the Kanungu bound vehicle when it overturned. Julius Tugumenawe, the Kanungu District Police Commander, says Bazirake was rushed to Mbarara Regional Referral hospital where he is admitted. 

He declined to devise more details, saying it would jeopardize their investigations. Eye witnesses blame the accident to over speeding.

 

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