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Six Zimbabweans Killed in SA Accident

An accident on Monday morning along the N1 Highway near Musina town has claimed the lives of six Zimbabweans in South Africa.

The accident happened around Dorothy Farm, a few kilometres south of Musina town.

Zimbabwe’s Consul General to Johannesburg, Mrs Melody Chaurura, confirmed the incident in an interview.Six Zimbabweans killed in SA accident(

“Yet another dark day for the nation. The Consulate has since confirmed, via the South African Police Services that six Zimbabwe nationals perished this morning in a car accident that occurred around 6am along N1 Highway, near Dorothy Farm in Musina, Limpopo Province,” she said.

“The issue is being handled by Musina Police Station. According to details at hand, a truck with registration number FN66GP was driving from Musina heading towards Beitbridge, when a white Colt with registration number NSZ778GP driving towards Musina collided head-on with the truck.”

Chaurura said two females aged 15 and 36 years and four males aged 10, three years, and three months including a male driver whose age was not revealed were all among the victims.

Their identities are being withheld as their next of kin are yet to be established.

Chaurura said the Consulate has since sent a team to assist with the identification and repatriation of remains.


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