A 15 year old boy Rajab Mwamadi has been killed in a road accident today on June 7, 2017 at Village Kapyepye Traditional Authority Chimwala in Mangochi district.
On the fateful day Geoffrey Nyabanga, aged 38, was driving a Blantyre Newspaper Limited Toyota Hilux pick up registration number BS 7422 from direction of Liwonde heading to Mangochi.
Upon arrival at Kapyepye Village he hit a pedestrian who was crossing the road from right to left hand side.
As a result, the pedestrian sustained multiple head injuries, fractured both legs and died on the spot whilst the motor vehicle had its grill, bumper and bonnet damaged.
Postmodern conducted at Mangochi District Hospital revealed that death was due to multiple head injuries.
Meanwhile police in the district is advising drivers to avoid over speeding on the road in order to stay away from reoccurrence of similar avoidable road accident.