Acting President mourns ZUPCO accident victims

By ZBC Reporter

THE Acting President, General (Retired) Dr Constantino Chiwenga has sent a message of condolences to the families of the people who lost their lives when two ZUPCO buses collided this Monday morning between Chinhoyi and Banket.

The accident claimed four lives and left 32 injured.

In a statement, the Acting President said the accident is disturbing as it comes days after another ZUPCO accident that occured on Wednesday along the Harare/Mutare highway, claiming one life and injuring 12.

He expressed concern that both accidents point to human error on the part of the drivers.

Acting President Chiwenga emphasised the sanctity of human life, noting that lives should not be lost through carelessness and complete disregard of highway regulations.