A tragic bus accident occurred in Zimbabwe, resulting in two deaths and 30 injuries. The accident took place on the road between Gokwe and Siabuwa when a CAG bus carrying 50 passengers collided with a Hino truck.
According to police statements, the bus crashed into the back of the truck, causing the truck to veer off the road, overturn, and land back on its wheels. The collision also forced the bus off the road where it flipped over and landed on it’s roof.
Both of the deceased victims and all of the injured passengers were taken to Gokwe District Hospital.
“The ZRP confirms a fatal road traffic accident which occurred at the 30 kilometre peg along Gokwe-Siabuwa Road in which two people were killed whilst thirty others were injured.
“A CAG bus with 50 passengers on board hit the tailboard of a Hino truck with six passengers on board resulting in the Hino truck veering off the road to the left before overturning and landing on its wheels, subsequently, the bus veered off the road before overturning and landing on its roof.
”The bodies of the victims were taken to Gokwe District Hospital for post mortem whilst the injured are admitted at the same hospital,” reads the statement.