Police still after truck driver who escaped after causing accident

Zambia Police
Zambia Police

The driver of the Mercedes Benz Truck registration number AAH 7373 only identified as Mwanza who escaped after causing a road traffic accident on 12th September on Mumbwa road which left 17 people dead others injured is still at largEsther Mwaata ZPe.
Police Acting Spokesperson Esther Katongo says Police are still looking for the fugitive driver.
Ms Katongo in a statement made available to QFM News says of the 17 bodies,16 were correctly identified by relatives while one body of a male has not yet been identified and is still lying in the UTH mortuary.


She says Police are appealing to members of the Public may have information on the whereabouts of the fugitive truck driver to report to any nearest Police station.
Ms Katongo has further appealed to members of the public who may be missing a relative to check at the UTH mortuary.
The accident happened when the driver of the Benz truck cut in front of the Toyota Hiace registration number ALH 5968 which had passengers on board.