The incident took place in Cyungo cell of Rulindo district, Northern Province in the night of 6th October 2021 around 10 p.m.
The executive secretary of Cyungo sector, Jeannette Mutuyimana has told IGIHE that the car derailed after hitting a slope along the road leaving two people onboard dead.
“The accident happened on a steep part of the road. Considering the disposition of vehicle wreckages, it is apparent that it might have derailed after brake failure,” he said.
Mutuyimana said, by press time, that the deceased hail from Cyuve sector in Musanze district adding that their bodies have been taken to Mushongi Health Center pending transfer to Nemba Hospital in Gakenke district.