MASVINGO – Three people were killed at around 4pm yesterday when a Toyota Hiace travelling from Chivhu towards Gutu burst its left rear tyre resulting in the driver losing control and the vehicle overturning several times.
The accident happened at the 68km peg along Chivhu-Roy Highway in the Serima area in Gutu. All three deceased died upon admission at Gutu Mission Hospital.
Masvingo Provincial Police Spokesperson Inspector Kudakwashe Dhewa confirmed the accident and released the names of the deceased as Florence Ndlovu (38), Gillistone Baloyi and Charles Nyamumba (26). All deceased sustained head and neck injuries.
The driver of the vehicle was Innocent Damba (32) from Harare who is critically ill in hospital. The vehicle had 13 passengers on board.https://masvingomirror.com