Man dies in collision between tractor and pick-up

17 Nov 2016 07:30am
OSHAKATI, 17 NOV (NAMPA) – An 82-year-old man died last Thursday after the tractor he was driving collided with a Toyota pick-up in the Ongwediva area.
Sergeant Frieda Shikole of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol)’s public relations unit confirmed the death of the man at Oshinyadhila No.3 village on Wednesday.
The deceased was identified as Kanisias Namupala Konisa.
He was driving his tractor across the gravel road at Oshinyadhila when the pick-up drove into him at around 17h00.
Shikole said the tractor overturned upon impact and Konisa died on the spot.
The police at Ongwediva have opened a culpable homicide case in connection with the accident.