German tourists survive nasty accident in Kanungu district.
Southwestern Uganda – Police in Kanungu district is investigating circumstances under which two German tourists narrowly survived a nasty
accident yesterday afternoon Sunday Feb 2,2020,while heading to Bwindi Impenetrable
National Park for gorilla tracking.
Christiano Gaido aged 57, a German national and a tourist in Uganda,
together with his wife whose identities are yet to be known while
driving a Toyota double cabin registration number UBE 809 S lost
control and fell into River Ishasha.
The Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson Elly Maate has confirmed the
accident adding that the victims sustained minor injuries and were
rushed to Bwindi Community Hospital for medical treatment.
Maate said that they were given first aid and discharged. He said that
police visited the scene, vehicle removed from river and towed to
Kihihi police station for inspection as investigations in the matter
continue. The case was registered at Kihihi police under file number