A fatal accident involving Prof. Venansius Baryamureeba has claimed the life of one person.
The Mercedes Benz vehicle registration number “U” that was being driven by Baryamureeba allegedly knocked two female pedestrians and a perimeter wall, killing one person on the spot.
The accident occurred at around 1:00 pm on Wednesday at the Kibuli– Muyenga junction, Makindye division in Kampala.
The deceased has been identified as Mariam Jagenda and her body was taken to Mulago City Mortuary for postmortem.
The second casualty Namusoke Mariam is still admitted at Mulago Hospital nursing injuries.
Prof. Baryamureeba being is detained at Kabalagala Police Station on charges of reckless driving causing death as investigations into the cause of the accident are ongoing.
The vehicle is parked at the Police yard pending a review by the Inspectorate of Vehicles.