Five killed inChibombo District road accident

16th 2013 - Chibombo accident 20130717_041406
16th July 2013 - Chibombo accident 20130717 -

Exactly a year ago today , five lives have been lost at the infamous John Chinena area  on the great North road in Chibombo District in the early hours of today.


The five  died on the spot while 10 others injured after a Lusaka bound bus careered off the road and overturned on the Great North Road in Chibombo District.


The accident happened around 02 hours this morning between John Chinena Market and Mukalashi Primary School turn off.


The accident involved a Marco polo Bus registration number AHB 720 belonging to CV Transport.


According to the accident survivors, the driver of the bus was over speeding which made him lose control.


Both Chibombo District Commissioner Felix Mang’wato and Liteta Hospital Medical Officer In – Charge Doctor Jerry Sinyangwe confirmed the accident to ZANIS.