Car drives over toddler sleeping on road

14 May 2018 11:30am
WINDHOEK, 14 MAY (NAMPA) - A two-year-old boy died on Sunday at the Onembaba village in the Omusati Region after a car drove over him while he was sleeping on a road in a mahangu field.
The deceased has been identified as Taleinge Mathias.
His next of kin have been informed, according to a crime report availed to Nampa by Omusati Police Communications Officer Lineekela Shikongo on Monday.
Shikongo said the toddler died instantly during the incident that occurred at about 15h25.
The road goes through a mahangu field and leads to a homestead.
The case docket will be forwarded to the Prosecutor-General's office for a decision on how to proceed with the matter.
No arrests have been made yet.
(NAMPA)
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