By Eutychus Yamikani
A 36 year-old Police officer identified as Sgt. Bata Khosa of Kwiyula village, Traditional Authority Kyungu in Karonga has seriously been injured at Jenda bypass road-block in Mzimba. According to Mzimba Police Acting Officer in-charge L. Chigadula, said that on 4 June 2016 around 7:30pm the said officer was on night duty at Jenda Bypass road-block with other two police officers. As they were searching a certain motor vehicle, the victim was hit by a motor vehicle registration number BQ 8838 Toyota Hillux which was being driven by a 59 year-old Clifford Mseteka at an excessive speed under the influence of alcohol from Kasungu to Mzuzu. The victim sustained fracture on both legs and was taken to Jenda Health centre where he was referred to Mzimba district hospital, which also referred him to Mzuzu Central Hospital where he is receiving treatment. The suspect has been arrested and will soon appear before the court to answer a charge of reckless driving. Clifford Mseteka comes from Jilimono Mseteka village traditional Authority Mabilawo in Mzimba District.