An accident at Kyarushowe swamp along the Masaka – Kampala highway has claimed five occupants of a Toyota Wish vehicle, registration number UBE 756C, after it collided with a Fuso Fighter truck, registration number UBH 902U, that was traveling from Masaka heading to Kampala, ASP Faridah Nampiima, PRO, Traffic And Road Safety confirmed.
ASP Nampima said the cause of the accident has been attributed to the driver of the Toyota Wish who left his lane and moved to the lane of the Fuso causing a head on collision. The accident happened the morning of 16th July 2022, at around 0430hrs.
The occupants have been identified as NO. 65577 PC Bwesigye Cleopus, a police officer attached to crime Intelligence department of Katwe Police station in Kampala, together with his family members, identified as Nyagoma silomena aged 3 years, Nyakato Falestine aged 3 years, Kiiza Darliton aged 1 year, Kemigisha Maria Gorreti, a female adult and Twesigye chripus aged 31.