There are reports that many people involved in Mzuzu bus accident have died.
The accident, which occurred yesterday on November 7, 2017, involved a bus of OP Bus Service registration number DA 4697 that was travelling from Mzuzu to Mpherembe in Mzimba.
According to a police report, the bus failed to go up Zolozolo Bridge due to a wrong gear the driver had put the bus in.
As a result, the vehicle descended till it fell into the river.
Reports that have reached Malawi news Hub indicate that three passengers died on the spot.
Times radio reporter had stated that efforts to rescue the victims took time as people could not find space to bring out those trapped in the bus.
Meanwhile, information is still coming in that those who were injured in the accident are passing away while receiving treatment at Mzuzu Central Hospital.