A driver of Ford ranger pick up- CP7882, James Chintengo who works at Chibuku Products, killed a woman and badly injuring two others after involving in a road accident along Dedza/Lilongwe M1 road,Dedza police says.
Dedza police deputy spokesperson, constable Cassim Manda has identified the deceased as Anifa Chikoko of Makankhula Village, Traditional Authority Kaphuka in Dedza district.
According to Manda, the accident occurred at Kadzamira area near Chimbiya Trading Centre when the killer driver lost control of the vehicle and hit to death pedestrian.
There was one passenger on board.
“On arrival at Kadzamira area, before Chimbiya trading centre, Mr Chimtengo lost control of the vehicle and went to the right side from the left where he hit two female pedestrians who were walking towards the opposite direction on the opposite side,” said Manda.
She died on the spot, while another female pedestrian and driver,both in a state of unconscious are currently at Dedza District Hospital, according to Manda.
Distraught relatives comforted each other at the crash site.
Meanwhile, a technical director for Chibuku products,a passenger ,Kenneth Juryagyenda, escaped with minor injuries.