PICS: Deadly Crash Claims 2 Lives In Marondera Accident
Marondera was the scene of a tragic accident early this morning, as a Toyota Wish and a T35 truck collided head-on, leaving at least two people feared dead.
According to reports, the two individuals were trapped inside the Toyota Wish, while the injured, including the drivers of both vehicles, were rushed to Marondera Hospital for treatment. The extent of their injuries was yet to be established at the time of publishing.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation, but it appears that one of the vehicles may have swerved into the wrong lane, causing the collision. The impact of the crash was so severe that both vehicles were heavily damaged, with the front of the Toyota Wish crushed beyond recognition.
The identities of the deceased have not yet been released, pending notification of their families. Meanwhile, authorities have cordoned off the area to allow for an investigation to be conducted. Traffic in the surrounding area has been disrupted, with motorists advised to use alternate routes.
The Marondera community is in shock and mourning following this devastating incident. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families of the deceased and injured, and we will continue to provide updates on the situation as more information becomes available.
Below are some of the photos from the scene of the accident courtesy of ZBC News.