By Staff Reporter
Tragedy struck early this morning as a Timboom bus carrying 40 passengers crashed at the five-kilometer peg along the Chivhu-Murambinda Road.
According to the Zimbabwe national police spokesperson, Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi, the accident occurred at 6:30 am on and resulted in the deaths of 12 people, including the driver.
“The ZRP reports a fatal road traffic accident in which a Harare bound Timboom bus which had 40 passengers crashed at the five-kilometre peg along Chivhu-Murambinda Road on 16/04/23 at 0630 hours. 12 people including the driver died. Police details are still attending to the accident. More details will be released in due course,” said Assistant Commissioner Nyathi
The cause of the accident is not yet known, and investigations are ongoing.
Assistant Commissioner Nyathi has assured the public that more details will be released in due course as authorities work to determine the circumstances surrounding the crash.