Man ran over on Trans-Caprivi Highway
03 Mar 2019 13:30pm
RUNDU, 03 MAR (NAMPA) A 44-year-old man was arrested for culpable homicide after he allegedly drove over a man lying on the road in Kavango West on Sunday.
The incident occurred at Mururani village around 01h40.
The Namibian Police Forces crime investigations coordinator for Kavango West, Deputy Commissioner Rudolf Mbumba told Nampa the driver of a silver Mercedes Benz allegedly drove over the 23-year old man who was lying on the Trans-Caprivi Highway.
He died on the spot.
The man was allegedly seen coming from a bar and then ended up on the road, Mbumba said.
The body of the deceased was taken to the Rundu State Hospital mortuary for a post-mortem.
His next of kin have not yet been informed and police investigations continue.