Tractor overruns man dead
30 May 2016 13:30pm
WINDHOEK, 30 MAY (NAMPA) - A 39-year-old man and resident of Okendapa village died when he fell from a moving tractor at the village over the weekend.
Spokesperson of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) told Nampa on Monday that Ananias Shikesho was being transported on the tractor when he accidentally fell from the powerful moving vehicle and died.
Shikesho, from the Otamanzi Constituency of Omusati Region, was overrun by the tractor and died on the spot.
The police have opened a case of culpable homicide against the driver of the tractor.
The deceased person's next of kin have been informed about the accident.
Police investigations are now under way to establish the exact circumstances that led to the accident and loss of life.