One person died on the spot whilst four others were injured after a Toyota Regius they were travelling in burst one of its tyres and veered off the road about 25 km along Kwekwe-Gweru road.
The accident happened Tuesday evening around 6pm.
Zimbabwe Republic Police Midlands Province Spokesperson Inspector Joel Goko confirmed the unfortunate incident and he urged drivers to assess their vehicles before they drive.
“I can confirm that an accident happened along Gweru road on Tuesday and it is sad that a life was lost.
“I urge road users to assess their vehicles before embarking on a journey to avoid loss of life,” said Goko.
The body of the deceased was taken to the mortuary whilst the injured were ferried to Kwekwe General Hospital where they are receiving medical treatment.