Four family members have today perished in a terrible car accident along Masaka-Mbarara highway
The nasty accident occurred at Kinoni Trading Centre at around 1pm when a speeding Toyota Premio in which the deceased were tarvelling rammed into a trailer.
Police identified the driver of the car as Yasin Sseyonjo, a resident of Mateete Trading Centre in Sembabule District. The other victims are two children and an elderly an elderly man who are yet to be identified.
Eyewitnesses said the driver of the car lost control of the vehicle ramming into a trailer that was traveling to Kampala from Mbarara.
“We were attracted by an alarm from one of the occupants of the saloon car who were crying for help. We only managed to save two people that were sitting at the side which was not badly damaged,” Mr Anthony Mukasa, one of the eyewitnesses said.