SAD SCENES: 17-year-old bus driver hits and kills 7-year-old boy along Harare Street

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A 17-year-old Mbare boy who was driving a bus with one passenger on Monday struck and killed a 7-year-old minor who was playing football with friends along a street in the high density suburb.

Police revealed the tragic incident Tuesday but did not give further details on it.

“Police in Harare are investigating a fatal road traffic accident in which an AVM DAF bus, with one passenger on board and being driven by a teenager (17) hit a boy (7) who was playing soccer on the extreme left side of Harare Street near Gwinyai Primary School, Mbare on 05/12/22. The victim died on the spot,” police said via their official social media communication channel.

Meanwhile, police said they were investigating a hit-and-run fatal road traffic accident in which an unknown motorist hit a man along Arcturus Road near Manresa turn-off Monday.

The victim sustained head injuries and the body was taken to Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals for post mortem.

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Police called on anyone with information which may assist in the identification of the victim and arrest of the suspect to report at any nearest Police Station.

— ZimLive

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