B1 claims another life in overturn

04 Dec 2015 16:20pm
KEETMANSHOOP, 04 DEC (NAMPA) – A 33-year-old man died in a car crash on the B1 road about 70 kilometres outside Keetmanshoop to Grünau on Thursday morning.
The deceased was identified as Zimbabwean national, Eric Nicolas Booth.
Namibian Police Force (NamPol) //Karas Region Crime Coordinator, Deputy Commissioner Rudolf Isaak on Friday said the accident happened after 11h00 while the deceased was traveling with his wife, Anja Booth, 30, a Namibian citizen.
The Ford Fusion sedan, driven by the deceased, left the road and overturned, he said.
The female passenger suffered multiple injuries and was taken to the Keetmanshoop State Hospital for treatment and later transferred to Windhoek on Friday.
It is not clear what caused the vehicle to leave the road and overturn.