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20 injured in Christmas Pass accident

MUTARE – At least 20 people were injured, while four cattle were killed at Christmas Pass on Thursday afternoon when an ISUZU lorry carrying 15 cattle lost balance after one of its front tyres burst and crashed into a Trip Trans Yutong bus travelling from Harare to Mutare.

AT least 20 people were injured, while four cattle were killed. Pictures by Tendai Gutikwa and Tinashe Hazvide
AT least 20 people were injured, while four cattle were killed. Pictures by Tendai Gutikwa and Tinashe Hazvide
Officials from the SPCA were forced to put down one of the seriously injured beasts.
Officials from the SPCA were forced to put down one of the seriously injured beasts.
The remaining 11 cattle were badly injured, with many of them sustaining broken legs.
The remaining 11 cattle were badly injured, with many of them sustaining broken legs.

The lorry was travelling from Chinhoyi to Chipinge

The injured passengers were ferried to Mutare Hospital.

Source: The Chronicle

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