He identifies some of the deceased as; Samatina Kemigisha, Poku Apurunari , Fesino Kasande, Rogers Imanishimwe, all from Rwabulindi Village in Muko sub County, Rubanda district.
The others are Moses Arinaitwe Moses, Scovia Oriahaba, Adrine Iramashirwe, Berra Tindimwebwa, Peace Akanyijuka , minor and daughter of Tindimureba, Mary Nyiramenyize and Mike Maxensia, among others all residents of Kisoro district.
The injured include Charity Hamulungi Leticia Tumushabe, Gad Twiine, Jesca Nyirabusungu, Vania Tindimulegula, Errestus Mucunguzi, Silva Katushabe, all residents of Muko Sub County in Rubanda district among others.
Hajji Shafique Ssekandi, the Kisoro Resident District Commissioner, says preliminary investigations indicate that the yet to be identified driver of the vehicle was driving under the influence of alcohol.
He further blames the driver for overloading the vehicle with goods and traders seated at the top.
A health worker at Kisoro Hospital on condition of anonymity said that many of the accident victims are in bad shape.