Sources indicate that the accident involved a truck with Tanzania’s number plate which hit and severely damaged a public transport vehicle.
The driver identified as Silamu Majyambere died on spot. The accident also injured 15 people of whom four survived with serious wounds.
Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) René Irere, the spokesperson for Traffic and Road Safety department told IGIHE, by press time, that investigation was underway to establish the cause of the accident.
"Police officers arrived on the ground and gathered information as part of ongoing investigation pending transfer of the dossier to the Prosecution," he said.