47 dead in Zimbabwe bus collision
Harare [Zimbabwe], Nov 8 : Two buses collided with each other in southeast Zimbabwe, killing 47 people.
"We (can) confirm that 47 people have died in a road traffic accident at the 166 km peg along the Harare-Mutare highway," police spokesperson Paul Nyathi told ZBC. He added that several others were wounded in the incident.
Zimbabwean transport minister Biggie Matiza, in a statement, condemned the incident, saying that he was "saddened by the development".
Further details into the incident are awaited.