Man dies in accident on Otwani-Sesfontein road
14 Jul 2016 17:20pm
OPUWO, 14 JUL (NAMPA) At least one person died in a motor vehicle accident Wednesday night on the road between Otwani and Sesfontein in the Kunene Region.
This was confirmed to Nampa on Thursday by the crime co-ordinator of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in the Kunene Region, Deputy Commissioner Rudolf Kanyetu.
According to the police accident report, it is alleged that the driver, who has been identified as Retief Kariundju Muheue, 63, lost control over the vehicle causing it to overturn.
Muheue, who was with a passenger, died on the spot while the passenger, Mandosha Kaee was rushed to the Opuwo district hospital.
Kaee was later transferred to Oshakati for intensive care. Her condition has been reported to be critical.
No further details on the accident were available.