Tragedy As Truck Ploughs Into Six Pedestrians

Tragedy As Truck Ploughs Into Six Pedestrians

Six people died while five others were injured after a haulage truck failed to negotiate a curve, veered off the road, overturned and landed on its roof.

Taking to their Twitter page, the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) said the names of the victims will be released in due course.

The ZRP wrote:

The ZRP confirms a fatal road traffic accident that occurred at the 36km peg along the Harare–Mukumbura Road on 04/11/22 at around 2000 hours. A motorist who was driving a haulage truck due north with four passengers aboard failed to negotiate a curve, veered off the road to the right, and ran over six pedestrians before the haulage truck overturned and landed on its roof. As a result, six people, four pedestrians and two passengers died on the spot, while five others, including the driver, were injured. The names of the victims will be released in due course.

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