Two Police Officers and a suspect on Thursday perished in an accident at Magamaga Trading Center along Iganga – Jinja Highway.
The accident involved motor vehicle registration number UBF 837K Toyota premio silver in colour being driven by unknown had a head on collision with a trailer Registration number KCQ 638C /ZC 738 Foton and later a side brush with a Police vehicle number UP 7483.
Three people died on spot . the deeased include: Deputy / AIP Mawa Emmanuel attached to General Crime at CID headquarters, D / Sgt Magara Dick from General Crime CID headquarters and Wadambwa Phillip a suspect who was being escorted.
According to ASP James Mubi, Busoga east region Police Spokesperson, D/Sgt oguti survived with critical injuries and he is currently admitted at Jinja Referral Hospital receiving treatment.
The bodies have been conveyed to Jinja Hospital mortuary for postmortem.