KYENJOJO – 85-year-old Dinah Tindimutina is among the four people who died in a road accident in Kyakatwire Town Council in Kyenjojo district yesterday.
The same accident claimed three of her grandchildren, Denis Muhangi and Caroline Kamusiime. The other victim is yet to be identified.
Tindimutuna with her grandchildren were riding on a Bajaj Boxer Motorcycle registration number UET 738Q when it was run over by an Isuzu Elf truck registration number UBD 474F.
The boda-boda rider Erias Tumuhereza also died in the same accident.
According to Rwenzori Region Police spokeswoman, Lilian Tumushabe, the accident scene was visited by OC Traffic.
Bodies of victims are Kyenjojo Hospital mortuary for postmortem.
The preliminary cause of accident, she said was due to speeding by the truck driver who is still at large.
She cautioned drivers and all road users against overspeeding