58 escape death as bus catches fire
By NATION REPORTER
FIFTY-EIGHTY people have escaped death after a Bus they were in caught fire near Moyo farms in Kabwe along the Great North Road.
RTSA head of public relations, Fredrick Mubanga said preliminary investigations indicated that the accident that happened at 07:29 hours involved a Zhong Tong Bus registration number BCC9815ZM belonging to Talwaka Lumo Transport Limited.
Mr Mubanga said the bus was being driven by, Mr. Mukuka Chali and that the accident happened after a tyre burst and in the process caught fire.
He said there were 58 passengers on board and all of them escaped unhurt and their luggage secured.