BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA
Two people of which one is suspected to be an Ethiopian prohibited Immigrant have died in a road accident in Chisamba district.
Police Spokesperson Esther Mwata Katongo who confirmed the incident to Komboni Radio News says the accident happened yesterday around 04:30hrs one kilometer east of Chief Chamuka’s palace on Chipembi-Chamuka road.
Mrs Katongo explains that involved was unknown driver who was driving a Toyota regius registration number ALB 1052 from the direction of North to South who was carrying about 18 passengers most of which are Ethiopian prohibited immigrants en route to South Africa.
She said the accident happened when the driver lost control due to excessive speed and overturned causing fatal injuries to two male persons who have not yet been identified.
The Police Spokesperson disclosed that the two died on the way to Chisamba Health Centre where they were being rushed for medical attention.
Mrs Katongo says the casualties were rushed to Liteta hospital for treatment while the bodies of the two deceased are in Chisamba Health centre mortuary awaiting postmortem.