There was a serious Road Traffic Accident which occurred today 21st January, 2018 around 0750hours along Great North Road about 2km South of Kalomo town.
Involved was a Toyota Land Cruiser GX registration number GRZ 733CN driven from the direction of North to South by Macmillan Mwanamwale (43) of Show Ground area in Choma who sustained general body pains and also involved was the passenger Minister of Southern Province, Hon Hamukale Edify of River Side in Choma who sustained minor injuries.
Also involved in the Road Traffic Accident was a male juvenile pedestrian by the name of Godbless Siachisamu aged seven years (07) of Bridge Park in Kalomo who sustained a deep cut on the forehead and is admitted to Kalomo District Hospital.
The Minister has been taken to Livingstone for further treatment. The accident occurred when the pedestrian was crossing the road from West to East hence was hit by the motor vehicle and the driver lost control of the vehicle as he was avoiding the pedestrian and then overturned.
ESTHER MWAATA KATONGO
ZAMBIA POLICE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER