By Spy Reporter
Police is investigating circumstances under which one of its own, a drunken driver knocked two people dead and injured three others in a motor vehicle accident.
The drunken police driver has been identified as Cpl Achakya who was driving a police vehicle registration number UP 5638 (Sino truck) rammed into five other vehicles before killing two and seriously inuring three others along Nsambya Sharing junction.
Luke Owoyesigire, the Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson confirmed the accident and identified the deceased as Bakulu Mpangyi and Abdullah Hakim Badru, saying that investigations have begun to establish the real cause of the accident.
Other vehicles that were involved in the accident were UAX 851J (Benz), UBD 944J (Hijet) and UAS 427X (Vitz) and three other motorcycles.
Mr. Owoyesigyire added that the drunken driver, Cpl Achakya, has been arrested and detained at Kabalagala Police Station on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol and causing death of two people.