Two die in road accident in Tsumeb

14 Jul 2015 11:30am
OTJIWARONGO, 14 JUL (NAMPA) - Two young women died instantly when the car one of them was driving, smashed into a tree along 15th Avenue in Tsumeb in the Oshikoto Region in the early hours of Sunday.
The Namibian Police Force (NamPol)’s Oshikoto Regional Crime Investigations Co-ordinator, Deputy Commissioner Naomi Katjiua told Nampa on Tuesday the deceased driver has been identified as Magda van Nieuwholtz, 18.
Another 18-year-old female passenger, identified as Caitlin Prosser, also died in the same accident.
Liandro Avenant, 20, who was in the same car, sustained serious injuries and was airlifted to a private hospital in the capital that same morning.
Katjiua said the relatives of the deceased persons are already informed.
Police investigations into the matter continue.
(NAMPA)
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