A 47-year-old Ruwa motorist is facing culpable homicide charges after hitting a minor at an intersection.
Angela Masenda hit an 11-year-old child, who died on the spot, in Ruwa.
Harare Province Police Spokesperson, Chief Inspector Tendai Mwanza, confirmed the incident.
“The boy from Ruwa was standing by the roadside and Angela lost control of the vehicle and hit the boy,” he said
“The minor sustained serious head injuries and died on the spot.
“The police attended the scene and the body was taken to Parirenyatwa for postmortem.
“The vehicle was taken to VID for inspection and the woman was charged with culpable homicide.
“However, further investigations are still in progress.”