Car accident claims life

06 July 2021 | Accidents


A 31-year-old man died in hospital this morning after an accident on the Uis Omihana road on Sunday.

According to the regional commander of community affairs in Erongo, inspector Ileni Shapumba, the driver Kati Lotto sustained injuries while he was towing a truck with his pick-up.

“Both vehicles overturned. Lotto was initially transferred to Windhoek with head injuries, but subsequently passed on,” he said.

The driver of the towed vehicle, Onesmus Tuhafeni (22), is in a stable condition.

There were also two passengers in the respective vehicles and they are both reported to be in stable condition.

The police investigation continues.