Four killed in road accident, eight battling for their lives

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

Four people died on the spot while eight  are battling for their lives in  Kasama General Hospital when the driver of the vehicle they were in failed to negotiate a curve near Chishimba Zambia National Camp in Kasama along the Kasama/Mporokoso road 40 Kilometres from Kasama Town.


Northern Province Police Deputy Division Criminal Investigation Officer Kenneth Nkuwa said the accident occurred around 03:00 hours this morning.


Mr. Nkuwa  named the  victims as Charles Walinkonde a teacher at Kaputa Secondary School, Kolala Chansa of Mikose Village of Nsama District, Ruth Kalombala of Kaputa district and an unidentified man.



He said the accident involved a Noah bus registration number ACX 7708 which was heading for Kasama from Kaputa district and was driven by Justine Bwalya of Mulenga Hill in Kasama who is on the run.