The Kabula county Member of Parliament, James Kakooza and his driver are admitted at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital after surviving a nasty accident along Masaka – Mbarara highway.
Latif Zaake, the Southern Region Police Commander attributes the accident to speeding by the legislator’s driver, saying that he would have saved the motorcyclist if he was not speeding.
The accident occurred around 11:00am at Lwebiteete village in Kiruhura Sub County in Kiruhura District when the MP’s vehicle Toyata premio rammed into a motorcycle killing pastor Enos Kisakye of Lwebiteete Church of God.
Two people identified as David Byamugisha and John Ngumikiriza, both residents of Lwebittete village survived with serious injuries and are admitted at Lyantode hospital.
John Mwanje, one of the eye witnesses, says that the pastor was crossing the road to his church where he was going to lead a Sunday service.