Police have released the names of five family members who were involved in a horrific Honda Fit- Bus collision in Gutu on Saturday.
The vehicle the five were travelling in collided head-on with an Inter-Africa Bus near Matizha Business Centre in Gutu.
Police have announced the names of the deceased family members as Francis Chagweda (33)the driver, Mavis Chagweda (61), Lloyd Chagweda (31), Viola Chagweda (35) and Keresensia Mapaaona (28).
According to a family source, the now deceased were travelling from Harare to Chiwara in Gutu for a family function.
MDC Alliance leader, President Chamisa described the accident as a terrible blow to the family and the nation:
I received very tragic news about the passing on of 5 of my relatives all being from one family and our village.
The Chagwedas, all 5 died on the spot. They were traveling from Harare to Gutu for a family function. Their car was involved in a head-on collision with a bus that encroached their lane as the bus was overtaking another one.
Life is so temporary. RIP my mother Mai Rorini, young brothers Franco, Lodza and sisters ana Vee.