Five escape unhurt in road accident
Kasama, Feb 3, 2015, ZANIS…Five people have escaped death in Kasama after the two separate vehicles they were travelling in were involved in a head-on collision along the Airport road near Radio Mano station.
The two vehicles involved were a Mitsubishi Pajero registration number ADD 3078 and a Nissan Navara registration number ALF 9093.
ZANIS reports that the owner of the Nissan Navara has been identified as Mathews Sichinga while the Pagero was being driven by a teacher at Kasama Boys Secondary School who has not been identified.
An eye witness Mathews Siwale narrated to ZANIS in an interview at the scene of the accident that the driver of the Nissan Navara hit into a Pagero Mitsubishi as he lost control when he was trying to avoid hitting a cyclist.
He narrated that the Pajero which was over speeding was hit by the Nissan Navara as it was trying to join the main road at the junction.
No serious injuries were recorded but victims of the accident were rushed to Kasama General Hospital for routine checkups.