A Tanzania bus which operates between Malawi and Tanzania belonging to Taqwa bus services has been involved in an accident on Monday, November 7, 2016, while enroute to the eastern African country from Malawi.
Mzuzu Police deputy relations Cecilia Mfune said the bus T935 Nissan diesel Taqwa bus was driven by Mr Mkulu Thomas, 54 years from Mbeya in Tanzania.
Information reaching News Watch Reviews indicates that the driver of the said bus was over speeding and he failed to negotiate a corner.
“We received a report that he was driving from Lilongwe to Tanzania and upon reaching Lusangazi he failed to negotiate a sharp corner due to over speeding , the vehicle hit a road embankment and it over turned”, said Cecilia.
News Watch Reviews can confirm that no deaths have been reported but all passengers escaped with minor injuries and they have been treated as out patients at Mzuzu Central Hospital.
Meanwhile the driver will appear in court to answer the charge of reckless driving contrary to section 126 of road traffic act.