Seven people died and 12 others were seriously injured after an upcountry bus collided head-on with a minibus in western Tanzania’s region of Kigoma, police said on Wednesday.

Acting Kigoma regional Police Commander, Sweetbert Njewike said that the accident occurred at around 11 am (local time) at Kabeba Village, Mwakizega Ward, in Uvinza District.

The regional police chief said that preliminary investigations showed that the accident was caused by human error.

The official said casualties were rushed and admitted to Ilagala Health Centre while others were rushed to Kigoma Regional Referral Hospital for medical attention. Enditem

Source: Xinhua/



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