Police investigate accident that claimed three lives in Lusaka

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Police in Lusaka are investigating a case in which three (3) unidentified men died on the spot in a road traffic accident which happened at the Arcades round-about along Great East Road in Lusaka.

Police Deputy Spokesperson, Charity Chanda, noted that two live ammunitions, believed to be that of an MHK 53, were also found in the damaged vehicle.

In a statement issued to ZANIS in Lusaka today, Mrs Chanda said the deceased include the driver and two passengers.

Mrs Munganga added that investigations have so far revealed that the Isuzu Wizard. Reg No ALE 3292, overturned several times due to excessive speeding.

She explained that the accident happened around midnight yesterday as the vehicle was coming from the University of Zambia direction going towards Manda Hill.

Mrs Chanda said the bodies of the deceased are lying in University Teaching Hospital mortuary awaiting identification and postmortem.