SEVEN MOURNERS SUSTAIN INJURIES IN A ROAD TRAFFIC ACCIDENT ALONG THE MAZABUKA ROAD
CHIKANKATA – 13/02/22
Seven people including a driver of a Rosa bus have sustained serious injuries after the bus they were in experienced failed brakes and rammed into a stationery truck along the Mazabuka road enroute to Chikankata for burial.
The seven include the family of late UPND Lusaka Provincial youth trustee Neto Luba whose body was being transfered to Chikankata for burial.
According to eye witnesses,the accident happened when the driver of the Rosa bus which was carrying mourners only identified as John tried to overtake another vehicle near Mubuyu farms but in the process lost brakes and hit into a stationery heavy goods truck resulting into the fatalities.
The six sustained minor injuries while the driver who by Press time had been rushed to Mazabuka General Hospital is suspected to have broken limbs.
The late Neto Luba died on the spot in an accident in Chisamba last week and is expected to be buried today at his village in Chikankata with several UPND members having traveled to pay their last respects.
(C) THE FALCON NEWS