ZAMBIA Police says a female Pedestrian identified as Agness Siabene, aged 40 of BMB near Mahopo Compound died on the spot, after she was hit by unregistered BMW 320i black in colour along Shantumbu road.
Police Spokesperson Rea Hamoonga told #Mwebantu in a statement, that the accident happened yesterday at around 07:20 hours in Mahopo area.
Mr Hamoonga said this was after the driver identified as Dannel Mwansa aged 24, lost control of the motor vechicle due to excessive speed and later hit into the pedestrian.
“The driver has been detained and is yet to be charged for causing death by dangerous driving and the motor vechicle has been impounded,” Mr Hamoonga said.
He further said the body of the deceased has been deposited in the University Teaching Hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem and burial.