By Victoria Milanzi
BLANTYRE-(MaraviPost)-A vehicle belong to Dedza district hospital has hit to death a 9 year old boy in Dedza district.
According to deputy police publicist of Dedza police Cassim Manda the deceased has been identified as Jason Banda of Wilson village in area of traditional authority Kachere in the district while a driver as Thomas Khota 50 of Masitala village in the area of traditional authority Kwataine in Ntcheu.
“The accident occurred yesterday on 3 January 2019 around 5 pm at Wilson village along Magomero /Mikondo earth road”, he said.
He added that Thomas Khota, was driving the vehicle registration number MG 401AG from the direction of Magomero heading towards Mikondo, upon arrival at Wilson village, he suddenly saw unknown motor cycle which was coming from opposite direction, encroached to his offside lane of the road.
Manda further said that Khota the driver of MG 401 AG drove to his offside lane as he tried to avoid head on collision where he hit young male pedestrian , Jason Banda .
Jason sustain head injuries and died on the spot. His corpse was taken to Mikondo heath center for postmortem.
Meanwhile police is investigating the matter.