Man dies in accident at Oshivelo

09 Feb 2017 19:10pm
OSHAKATI, 09 FEB (NAMPA) - A man died on the spot after he was hit by a car when he ran into the road near Oshivelo in the Oshikoto Region on Thursday.
The incident occurred at around 12h30 on the main road between Tsumeb and Oshivelo, about one kilometre from the Oshivelo police checkpoint.
Namibian Police Force Regional Deputy Crime Investigations Coordinator, Chief Inspector Edna Nawa said in a crime report on Thursday, the deceased was running in the same direction as the station wagon, which was headed in the direction of Oshivelo.
“He suddenly jumped into the road and he was run over,” she said.
The man’s identity was not revealed as his next of kin were not yet informed.
He was Namibian.