4 die in Kapiri road accident



FOUR people including a five-year-old girl have died on the spot on Ndola-Kapiri Mposhi Road, while two other people died in separate road traffic accidents in Chipata and Mazabuka.
Police spokesperson Elizabeth Kanjela said the four died after the vehicle they were travelling in overturned seven kilometres from Masangano near Ndola around 12:30 hours on Wednesday.
Copperbelt Province traffic identified one of the deceased as Kennedy Machona, 38, of Chikola Township in Chingola, while the second victim  whose head was crushed, has not been identified but is aged between 42 and 45 years.
A female victim aged between 38 and 42 years sustained fractured hands and head injuries and the fourth is a girl aged about five years and died from internal injuries.
Ms Kanjela said the four died in an Inter Link International vehicle truck driven by Benson Masiambiri, 39, of house number 644 Chibi Misingo in Zimbabwe.