ONE person has died while four Zambia National Service officers have sustained serious injuries in a fatal road accident which occurred in the early hours of today at the Kabwe traffic circle in Lusaka.
The deceased was identified as Austin Chiwala aged 20 of Makeni ZNS died on the way to UTH.
Police spokespersoon Esther Katongo said the accident involved Kelvin Kambulu aged 26 of Kamwala South ,who was driving a Toyota Surf registration number ALR 9441 from East to West.
She said Mr Kambulu sustained chest pains, cut on the forehead and multiple bruises and is admitted to UTH.
Mrs Katongo said other victims who sustained injuries are Grace Nanyangwe aged 22 of Woodlands, female Daisy Mulenga aged 24 of Chawama and female Leah Lungu aged 21, all ZNS officers sustained injuries and are admitted to UTH.
“The accident happened due to excessive speed,” she said.