Zimstar News Reporter
ATLEAST 20 people are reported dead in a horrific car accident involving two vehicles which were travelling in opposite directions along the Masvingo-Mbalabala road Monday afternoon.
The shock incident was confirmed by police later in the day.
Said the police on its official Twitter handle Monday, “The ZRP confirms that 20 people have died when a Toyota Granvia which was travelling from Masvingo towards Zvishavane burst a tyre, veered onto the oncoming Toyota Wish’s lane which was coming from Zvishavane direction.
“The vehicles had a head-on collision at the 61km peg along Masvingo-Mbalabala Road near Chitowa Business Centre, just after Mhandamabwe. The accident occurred at 1545 hours.
“Three injured victims were taken to Zvishavane District Hospital while the bodies have been taken to Masvingo Provincial Hospital.”