The Number of Traffic Accidents Recorded During the Christmas Period has Increased this Year by 33.

 

This Year the Total Number of Traffic Accidents Recorded Stood at 234, while Last Year the Total Number Stood at 201.

 

The Accidents were Recorded from 22 December, 2017 at 18:00 Hours to 26 December, 2017 at 06:00 Hours.

 

Eighteen were Fatal Road Traffic Accidents in which 22 People Died, 32 were Serious Road Traffic Accidents in which 52 People were Seriously Injured and 68 were Classified as Slight Injury Road Traffic Accidents in which 90 Persons Sustained Minor Injuries.

 

And Lusaka Province Recorded 85 Road Traffic Accidents with Three Deaths followed by Copperbelt which Recorded 27 Road Traffic Accidents with One Death, Eastern Recorded 24 Accidents with Five Deaths, Central had 21 Accidents Two Deaths and Southern had 19 Accidents with One Death.

 

DECEMBER 26, 2017

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