NEWS-Police in Rukungiri are investigating the circumstances under which two lives were lost in an accident along Ntungamo Rukungiri high way.
The deceased Godwin Byamukama 22 year old lumberer is resident of Nyakihanga village Kazi diro parish Bugangari sub county Rukungiri district.
The second victim is Isaac Ariho 27 a resident of Kyitunguru one cell, Kazindiro parish in Bugangari Sub County, Rukungiri district who was also travelling on the motorcycle.
Kigezi Regional police Spokesperson Elly Maate said that the accident which occurred yesterday evening at around 8:00pm left one person in bad condition.
The accident involved a motor vehicle reg. no. UBF 130Z Toyota hiace driven by unknown driver who took off after the accident and a motorcycle reg. no. UEP550M Bajaj boxer red in color ridden
The motorcycle occupants who were trekking towards Buyanja when they had a head on collision with the motor-vehicle that headed towards Rukungiri town.
The Police was notified, visited the scene and the body was taken to Rwakabengo health center III for postmortem as inquiries to ascertain the likely cause are being .