POLICE in Kitwe have arrested late President Sata’s son, Mwango, for allegedly knocking down a 10-year-old girl with his vehicle and killing her on the spot, Copperbelt deputy commissioner of police Byemba Musole has said.
Mr Musole said yesterday that that the accident happened on Wednesday around 11:10 hours on the Kitwe-Ndola dual carriageway.
Mr Musole said Mwango, 39, of house number 3979, Niger Avenue, Riverside in Kitwe, was driving a Toyota Corolla registration number ADC 8494 when he lost control of the vehicle and ran over the girl.
He said Mwango was arrested and charged with causing death by dangerous driving.
“Mr Mwango Chilufya Sata was allegedly over speeding and he lost control of the vehicle and hit the girl who has not yet been identified,” Musole said.