Four members of same family perish in Wobulenzi car accident

By Monitor Reporter

Four people from one family died in a motor accident that happened on Sunday evening in Wobulenzi Township along Kampala-Luweero Highway.

The accident which involved a Vitz registration number UAS 163T and a fuso truck registration number UAR 162G happened at around 4:30PM, according to Savanah regional Police Spokesperson, ASP Paul Kangave.

Mr Kangave said a driver speeding in a Vitz from Luweero to Kampala overtook a trailer in Wobulenzi Township and on realising that there was a car from the opposite side, he tried to brake, but the car failed and it was knocked by a truck before swerving off the road leading to the death of its four occupants.

“The deceased are Florence Nankumbi, 28, Patience Najuma, 28, Richard Lule, 30, and Isaac Mbogo, 32,” he said.

Mr Kangave added that postmortem was done at Luweero Health Centre IV and bodies were taken by their relatives for burial in Mukono.

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