Two people have died in a road accident while 32 others are nursing serious injuries in Chongwe Hospital. The two died on the spot when a Marcopolo bus they were traveling on over turned after a tire burst on the Great East Road.

Lusaka Province police commissioner Charity Katanga confirmed the development to ZNBC news in a telephone interview in Lusaka. Ms. Katanga says the diseased bodies are currently lying at Chongwe Hospital.

She says the accident happened in Chongwe at around 11:30 hours this morning.