SAD:Two siblings died on spot in fatal accident while taking dead body of father for burial


MITYANA-News coming in indicates that two siblings died on spot today afternoon while taking a dead body of their father for burial in Mityana district.

The incident happened after truck reg. no. UBF 643k transporting the two and the dead body failed to take a corner and lost control before entering into a forest of Eucalyptus and it happened at Nansese Village, alongside Mityana road.

The sources indicate that the truck was travelling from Rakai taking the body of Ssalongo Saula for burial in Mityana district.

The two that are now deceased have been identified as Timothy Kibirige, Jovan Muganga, who are both sons of the deceased.

Tony Mateega the LC2 chairperson Nansese village told our reporter that more than 20 people who were also in the truck sustained serious injuries and has been rushed to hospital.

Later Bujuuka Police visited the scene came removed the bodies and the truck.

A taxi came and took the deceased, Locals, however, cautioned the taxi driver to be careful claiming that the corpse might be unwilling to be taken to Mityana.