Two Police Officers and a suspect have perished in an accident this morning around 5:00am at Magamaga Trading Center along Iganga – Jinja Highway involving motor vehicle registration number UBF 837 K Toyota premio silver in colour being driven by unknown driver.
The premio had a head on collision with a trailer Reg No. KCQ 638 C /ZC 738 and later a side brush with a Police vehicle number UP 7483.
Three people who died on spot have been identified as D/ AIP Mawa Emmanuel attached to General Crimes at CID headquarters, D / Sgt Magara Dick from General Crime CID headquarters,Wadambwa Phillip a suspect who was being escorted and D/Sgt Oguti survived with critical injuries; currently admitted at Jinja Referral Hospital receiving treatment.
The Eastern Region police spokesperson James Mubi said the bodies have been conveyed to Jinja Hospital mortuary for postmortem.