POLICE STATEMENT ON THE DEATH OF KABWATA MP LEVY MKANDAWIRE
18th November,2021 -Police have recorded a Fatal Road Traffic accident which occurred today 18th November, 2021 at 12:45 hours at the gate of plot number 34 along Chalata road woodlands extension.Involved was a Toyota Ist registration number ALX 2038 which was driven by Honourable Levy Mkandawire Member of Parliament for kabwata Constituency aged 60 who sustained head injuries, fractured right leg and died on the way to University Teaching Hospital.
Also involved was a BMW X5 registration number ALM 5955 which had its front part extensively damaged whilst being driven by F/Jane Mwale aged 39 of plot number 32 Chalata road woodlands extension who sustained unknown injuries.On board of the same vehicle was the husband to the driver M/Kalengo Jetta Alick aged 57 who complained of a headache whilst the driver was not found at the scene when officers visited it.
The accident occurred when the second vehicle (BMW) which was approaching from East towards West was moving at an excessive speed and in the process the driver lost control of the vehicle before hitting into a stationary Toyota Ist whose driver had disembarked with a view of opening the gate.Due to the impact it was forced to move forward thereby squeezing the deceased against the wall fence and the wall pillar of the gate fell on him.Investigations to establish the whereabouts of the driver have been instituted .
ZAMBIA POLICE SPOKESPERSON