Police in Harare are investigating a road traffic accident in which a seven year old Mbare boy was hit by an AVM bus that was driven by a seventeen year old teenager.
In a statement, the Zimbabwe Republic Police said the victim was playing soccer on the road side of Harare Street near Gwinyai Primary School.
“Police in Harare are investigating a fatal road traffic accident in which an AVM DAF bus, with one passenger on board and being driven by a teenager (17) hit a boy (7) who was playing soccer on the extreme left side of Harare Street near Gwinyai Primary School, Mbare on 05/12/22. The victim died on the spot.
“Meanwhile, Police in Harare are investigating a hit-and-run fatal road traffic accident where an unknown motorist hit a man along Arcturus Road near Manresa turn-off on 05/12/22. The victim sustained head injuries and the body was taken to Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals for post mortem. Anyone with information which may assist in the identification of the victim and arrest of the suspect to report at any nearest Police Station,” read the statement