Two die in road accident near Macheke

By ZBC Reporter
TWO people died on the spot while several others were injured when a Harare-bound Trip Trans bus coming from Nyanga burst its front tyre resulting in the driver losing control and the bus rolling several times before landing on its side. The accident occurred around 1 pm near Macheke.
According to an eye witness Tinashe Nyambuya, the bus which had standing passengers was speeding and overloaded.
Mashonaland East ZRP spokesperson Inspector, Tendai Mwanza confirmed the accident.
He said the bus was carrying close to 90 passengers and appealed to operators to desist from overloading and to ensure their vehicles are roadworthy.
The injured were taken to Marondera Hospital.