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Pothole kills 84-year-old woman

by Simbarashe Sithole
24 Mar 2021 at 12:55hrs | Views
An 84-YEAR-OLD Mount Darwin woman died on the spot when a Nissan lorry she was travelling in hit a pothole and veered off the road before falling in a ditch yesterday.

Mashonaland Central police spokesperson Inspector Milton Mundembe confirmed the accident.

"I can confirm a fatal road accident along Glendale - Centenary highway where Sangras Maswi died on the spot, " Mundembe said.

Allegations are that a 15-year-old minor was driving the lorry with five passengers on board when he hit a pothole and failed to control the truck.

The truck fell in a ditch and one person died while the other was seriously injured.

Source - Byo24News