Solwezi-bound Scorpion bus in an accident, 14 people perish

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About 14 lives have been lost in an accident involving a Solwezi-bound Scorpion Bus on the Solwezi-Chingola Road, reports Zambian Eye Correspondent.

The accident happened in the evening of April 17 after the bus hit into a stationary truck causing the death of 14 people and injuring many others. The accident has  also caused extensive damage to the bus.

The Scorpion bus, registration number BCA 8977, was travelling from Lusaka to Solwezi.

The accident happened just before 20:00 hours.

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2 Responses to Solwezi-bound Scorpion bus in an accident, 14 people perish

  1. sad story may the souls of our beloved daparted ones rest in peace

    PMS
    April 18, 2019 at 10:45 am
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  2. That driver is evil he almost killed us about a month ago near the turn off to Ndola girls. He was driving so dangerously and pushed us off the road. We almost crushed but God had mercy on us. We followed the bus and i took a picture of the number plate. We called RTSA toll free several times but there was no response i feared for the passengers on that bus. Then my husband said he knew the brother in law for the owner of the bus and he called him and asked him to tell his brother in law to remove that dangerous driver. If they had taken heed probably this could have been avoided.
    It is so sad.

    Veronica
    April 21, 2019 at 1:35 pm
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