A 24-year-old Rwandan National has been killed by a rolling stone in Kisoro District.
The deceased is Nyabinoni Eria alias Mfitimukiza, a resident of Nyagashinge village, in Northern Division, Kisoro municipality.
Elly Maate the Kigezi Region Police spokesperson says Nyabinoni was hit by a huge rolling stone that broke his left leg, rolled over him and killed him instantly.
The incident happened on Tuesday April 6th 2021 at about 11:30am in Chahi village, Nyagasinge ward.
The deceased was working in a stone quarry according to the police mouthpiece.
“The victim was not wearing protective gear at the time of the unfortunate incident,” said Maate.
He adds that Police led by the district CID officer visited the scene and recorded statements from eye witnesses pertaining the death.
Nyabinoni’s body was retrieved and taken to Kisoro hospital for post-mortem.