Ongwediva crash kills girl, 8

12 July 2018 | Accidents

The Oshana police are investigating a case of culpable homicide after a car crash late on Wednesday evening in Ongwediva killed an 8-year-old girl and injured two others.
According to Oshana’s police spokesperson, Inspector Petrus Iimbili, the accident involving two Toyota Corollas occurred at around 23:10 at the traffic lights opposite the Highway fuelling station.
One vechile was traveling from Oshakati in the direction of Ongwediva while the other was coming from Ongwediva.
The 28-year-old male driver travelling from Oshakati to Ongwediva was alone in the vehicle and sustained injuries on his left leg and arm.
The 34-year-old male driver of the other Toyota was travelling with two passengers, a 40-year-old man and his daughter who was killed instantly. Both men sustained injuries.
The deceased has been identified as Meke Jordan Halweendo.
A case of culpable homicide has been opened and police investigations continue.