Soroti city accident leaves Boda boda rider dead, one hospitalized

Posted on May 30, 2023
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By Nathan Eyagu 


SOROTI - A boda boda rider is reported to have perished in a fatal motor accident that happened at 05:00am after he was hit by a trailer in Soroti town.


According to sources, the boda boda rider whose identity isn't yet known was carrying a female customer by the time the accident occured thus leaving him dead and his customer was rushed to the hospital in a critical condition.


Eye witnesses say that the boda boda rider was coming from club thunders with a client he was carrying but upon crossing the main road,the trailer hit them thus killing the rider on the spot as his head was all damaged while the customer was rushed to the hospital in a critical condition.


Richard Oculi the Soroti city boda boda chairperson who was at the scene told this website that he got the shocking news upon reaching town and was also establishing the detailed information about the late.


"I can not truly confirm that the late was a boda boda although the witnesses confirm so since he always works only in the night, am going to follow up with police before giving my final comment and where he has been staged, the bike is completely damaged with plate number UFR031E",


He further cautioned the youth to always observe road signs and life is precious.


By press time,the body of the late was taken to the mortuary while the trailer was also driven to the police station.


More details coming up.

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