Accident Claims Two People Ministry of Health Officials

  • by Mary Ociiti
  • July 20, 2020

Uganda’s Health Ministry is mourning the death of two people who died on Sunday after the vehicle they were traveling in was involved in an accident.

According to reports, the vehicle, a Prado TX registration number UAM 049E, was returning from Buikwe district where they were distributing mosquito nets before the driver lost control forcing it to overturn.

There were three occupants, the driver Isaac Mukasa who died on spot, another occupant was pronounced dead on arrival at hospital, the only survivor, a one Ronald a laboratory officer has been admitted at Mt Elgon hospital in critical condition. He is undergoing MRI and CT scan to ascertain the condition. He sustained clavicle bone fracture.

The Health Ministry recently commenced the distribution of free insecticide treated mosquito nets across the country.