Truck driver dies on Tsumeb-Oshivelo road

09 Mar 2018 12:50pm
TSUMEB, 09 MAR (NAMPA) – A 28-year-old Namibian man died on the spot after the truck he was driving overturned on the road between Tsumeb and Oshivelo on Thursday morning.
The accident took place about 45 kilometres north of Tsumeb at around 05h00.
The deceased has been identified as Joseph Ndalifilwa. His next of kin have been informed of his death.
According to information provided by the Namibian Police Force, the driver is presumed to have lost control of the vehicle, causing it to overturn.
The deceased, whose body was stuck in the truck, had to be removed by the “Jaws of Life”.
The only passenger sustained injuries and was transported to the Tsumeb State Hospital. He is reported to be in a stable condition.
(NAMPA)
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