Four people died on spot at Mbirizi Town along Masaka Mbarara Highway on Sunday afternoon when a motor vehicle Toyota Alex registration number UBA 995R lost control and knocked a motor cycle registration number UEG 115A.
The motor vehicle that was coming from Kampala heading to Mbarara due to over speeding lost control, knocking the motor cycle, killing two occupants of the motor cycle and two pedestrians on spot.
The occupants of the motor vehicle escaped unhurt but the driver got serious injuries and he is currently admitted in a private clinic in Mbirizi town.
The victims of Mbirizi town accident have been identified, they are; Kawusa Iga male juvenile of 10 years son to Mr Haruna Matovu of Ndegeya Lwengo district, Biragire Emmanuel 18 years son to Mr. Kankaka Badru of Kabarungi, Lwengo district, Bazeketa Geoffrey male juvenile of 11 years son to Mr Sekandwa Herman of Ndegeya, Lwengo district and Baguma Eddie 30 years the rider of the motor cycle and a resident of Bwami, Lwengo district.
The driver has been identified as Otwiine Eddie 71 years and a resident of Kyanja, Kampala district. He has been referred to Mbarara referral hospital.
The bodies are at Masaka mortuary.