In a bizarre incident, a High School student in Chitungwiza, Seke was Friday struck by a speeding motorist, just moments after the learner and a school mate had both been struck by a bolt of lighting while walking home from school.
The tragic incident was revealed by police through its official Twitter handle on Sunday.
“The ZRP reports the death of two minors (15) from Seke 1 High School on 19/11/21 due to lightening. The victims, who were coming from school, fell on the tarmac after being struck by a lightning bolt and, one was hit by a motorist driving a Toyota Sprinter registration number ADJ 4486.
“Both victims were sent to hospital and were pronounced dead upon admission.
“Meanwhile, police urges all motorists to be cautious on the roads and avoid speeding especially in build-up areas.”