By Staff Reporter
A Zebra Kiss bus travelling towards Mutare was involved in a serious road traffic accident on April 25, 2023, leaving twenty passengers injured.
According to Zimbabwe national police spokesperson assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi, the incident occurred at around 2300 hours at the 5-kilometre peg along the Mutare-Masvingo Road.
“The ZRP confirms a serious road traffic accident which occurred on 25/4/23 at about 2300 hours at the 5-kilometre peg along Mutare-Masvingo Rd where twenty passengers were injured when a Zebra Kiss bus travelling towards Mutare veered off the road and landed on its left side. The injured are admitted at Victoria Chitepo Hospital. More details will be released in due course,” Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi said.
The injured passengers were rushed to Victoria Chitepo Hospital, where they are currently receiving medical attention.
The exact cause of the accident is still unknown, and investigations are underway. Assistant Commissioner Nyathi promised to provide more details about the accident as soon as they become available.