A Zambia Army officer and his nephew have died in a road traffic crash along Makeni road in Lusaka.
The accident happened around 04:00 hours on Sunday on Makeni road near Omnia.
Preliminary accident investigations conducted by the RTSA have established that the crash was caused after the driver of the vehicle registration number BAD 4002 a BMW Lieutenant Colonel David Mbewe failed to keep to his lane and collided with an oncoming truck registration number AJB 9792.
Lieutenant Colonel Mbewe and the passenger Dominic Moomba Cheba died on the spot.
This is according to a statement released by Road Transport and Safety Agency Head of Public Relations Frederick Mubanga.
“The Agency wish to caution all motorists to exercise maximum patience and follow all road rules and regulations at all time to avoid road crashes,” Mr Mubanga said.