2 die in accident


TWO people died on the spot on the Zimba-Livingstone road on Wednesday when a tyre of the family bus they were traveling on burst causing the vehicle to overturn.
Southern Province police commissioner Godwin Phiri said the accident happened around 16:00 hours, 17 kilometres north of Livingstone.
Mr Phiri said the Toyota Noah was being driven by David Siandavu, aged 30, of Chief Musokotwane’s area from Zimba to Livingstone.
Two passengers, Media Masiye, 42, and Enelesi Siamundu, 49, both of Chief Musokotwane’s area in Kazungula, sustained fatal head injuries and died on the spot.
“Josephine Sinzala, 34, of Namatama, Livingstone, sustained cuts on the head, Kenneth Siachalula, 47, has chest pains, Josephat Kapenda, 67, complained of general pains while Mr Siandavu (driver), 30, of Musokotwane suffered a backache and cuts on the head,” he said. – DAILY MAIL.