MAYA TOWN, Uganda—Edrisah Musunza better known as Eddy Kenzo a Ugandan Music star is in hospital nursing injuries after reportedly being involved in a car accident along Masaka highway, when a vehicle he was in overturned and went off the road today morning.
According to onlookers, the BIG Talent entertainment singer’s new Toyota Hilux Double Cabin rolled several times after the accident and it was a miracle to see the singer pulled out alive.
He was rushed to a hospital in Maya along Masaka road with minor injuries to receive first aid and more treatment.
In a Facebook post that has since been deleted he said “We had a frightening car accident. The road was wet and slippery due to rain and when we reached Maya there was a bump in the road next to Stabex Petrol station that caused my car to skid in a remarkable fashion.”
It did a 180-degree spin in the middle of the road, facing the wrong way. We then landed into a trench next to the petrol station,” he added.
An hour after deleting the post, he posted a video of the accident saying, “We got an accident earlier today but we thank God for the protection. We are all okay.”
Kampala Metropolitan police spokesman Luke Owoyesigire said the accident took place at around 8:30am. He also added that investigations are ongoing.
“The wrecked motor vehicle has been towed and is currently parked at Nsangi police as investigations go on to ascertain the cause of the accident. It should be noted that the police have only identified one occupant as Edilisa Musuza and his other colleagues are yet to be identified.”
Mathias Walukaga, the town council mayor, confirmed the accident also, adding that he had been taken to a health facility.