Two Dead,Two Injured in Bushenyi Accident

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Marshal Tumusiime, the greater Bushenyi Regional Police Spokesman says that the accident occurred at around 7:30 am, when a Golf vehicle registration number UAU 349 W, veered off the road and overturned several times.

Two people have been confirmed dead and two others critically injured in an accident that occurred along the Bushenyi - Kasese Highway.

Marshal Tumusiime, the greater Bushenyi Regional Police Spokesman says that the accident occurred at around 7:30 am, when a Golf vehicle registration number UAU 349 W, veered off the road and overturned several times.


Tumusiime identified the deceased as Dennis Nahwera (25) of Mbarara and Susan Nahwera (19) a resident of Bushenyi. The survivors have been identified as Innocent Kaweesi and   Eric Walugembe all workers of a private Security company in Ruhaama.

They were reportedly returning from their respective duty stations and destined for Ishaka town. The bodies of the dead have been taken to Kampala International University Teaching Hospital for a postmortem.

Tumusiime attributes the accident reckless and driving. He says that initial investigations indicate that the driver could have been under the influence of alcohol.