A 29 year old man identified as Vincent Omay Kachewere who is a Tanzanian national has died in a motor accident in Mzimba north.
According to Mzuzu Police deputy public relations officer Cecilia Mfune said on Sunday the deceased was driving motor vehicle registration number T109 scania truck from Lilongwe towards Mzuzu on his way to Dares-salaam loaded with bags of soya beans and one passenger on board.
“Upon reaching Elamuleni Trading Centre he lost control of the vehicle and failed to negotiate a bend as it overturned to the left side of the road”, said Cecilia.
“Following the impact the deceased sustained severe head injuries and was pronounced dead upon arrival at Mzuzu Central Hospital while the assistant driver escaped feath with just minor injuries”, concluded Cecilia.
Meanwhile police is advising drivers to avoid over speeding and observe all road traffic signs in order to avoid accidents.