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Head-On Collision Between 2 Buses Kills 47 in Zimbabwe

A head-on collision between two buses has killed 47 people, where road accidents are common due to poor roads and bad driving.

 

Two long-distance buses going opposite directions collided near Rusape, about 170 kilometers (105 miles) east of the capital Harare on Wednesday evening, said police spokesman Paul Nyathi. The death toll could rise because there 80 others admitted to hospital, some with serious injuries.

 

One of the buses tried to pass two haulage trucks on a stretch of the road where overtaking is prohibited, resulting in the collision with an oncoming...

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Published By: Africa.,. - Thursday, 8 November