THREE people died on the spot and 13 were injured, some of them seriously, when a Toyota Hiace veered off the road and crash-landed on its left side along Old Esigodini Road close to Rio Hotel in Bulawayo yesterday afternoon.
SIXTEEN people died when a 29-seater Sprinter commuter omnibus they were travelling in was involved in a head-on collision with a Hino truck along the Beitbridge-Masvingo Highway in the early hours of yesterday morning.
SEVEN people believed to be from the same family died on the spot on Friday night when a Toyota Granvia they were travelling in was involved in a head-on collision with a haulage truck near Gweru.
EIGHTEEN passengers injured when a PCJ bus they were travelling in overturned just after the Shangani business centre on April 6 have instituted legal action against the operator claiming damages which could run into hundreds of thousands of dollars.
THREE Bulawayo men died on Saturday afternoon from injuries they sustained in a suspected hit and run accident in Tegela.
ABOUT 16 passengers were injured, some of them critically, when a PCJ Motorways bus travelling from Francistown, Botswana, to Harare veered off the road and overturned a few metres away from Shangani shopping centre early yesterday morning.
THE UNLICENSED driver accused of causing the deaths of 10 people when the truck he was driving overturned while heading to a Zanu PF rally in Nyamandlovu last year was on Tuesday acquitted by a Lupane magistrate.