Uganda: Sugarcane truck runs over traffic officer at checkpoint

A 60-year-old traffic officer has died after a sugarcane truck he signaled to stop at a checkpoint ran over him. Busoga north region police spokesperson, Mr Michael Kasadha identified the deceased as Police Constable Moses Dhediye attached to Kamuli Central Police Station.

The victim and other officers were manning a checkpoint at Nankulyaku zone along Kamuli-Bukungu road when he was knocked dead.