Malawi Police in Ntchisi district have confirmed the death of a 30 year old man identified as Nelson Masulani who was involved in a hit and run incident.
Ntchisi police publist Gladson M’bumpha said the deceased hailed from Mphalabungu village which is under Traditional Authority Chilooko in the district and he was hit by a motorcycle.
“We have arrested a motorcyclist who hit the deceased. The man was hit at Nine Miles by a motorcycle which was heading towards Malomo direction. After hitting him, the motorcyclist did not stop and we traced his whereabouts and apprehended him.”, said Gladson.
The spokesperson said the deceased died on the spot after sustaining serious head injuries.
The suspect identified as Kondwani Mbewe, 25, hails from Genesis village in the area of Traditional Authority Chilooko in the same district.
He will appear before court to answer a charge of causing death by reckless driving contrary to section 121 of the Road Traffic Act.