The life of 20-year-old PF cadre identified as Frederick Mutupa tragically came to an end after the Marcopolo bus he was on with 78 other PF cadres got involved in a road accident Saturday night at 20:30 Hours.
The PF cadres were coming from attending the historic launch of the PF national campaigns at Lusaka’s Heroes Stadium.
Central Province Commissioner of Police Lombe Kamukoshi confirmed that the road accident happened a Kabowa area, 7 kilometres away from Kapiri Mposhi police station towards Kabwe along Great North Road.
The accident involved a Marco polo(PSV) bus registration No. ABH 8577 from Lusaka driven by Simon Mwape aged 46 of Twapya Ndola driving travelling to the Copperbelt with seventy-eight passengers on board who lost control due to excessive speed.
The vehicle went to the extreme left side off the road and fell on its left side of the body killing Mutupa aged 20 years who died on the spot due to body injuries.
His body in Kapiri hospital mortuary whereas the driver and other passengers sustained various injuries and are admitted to Kapiri Hospital.