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16 mourners killed and coffin smashed by lorry in Zimbabwe (Photos)

Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2017 9:22 am
by wikinaira
Sixteen mourners were crushed to death when a lorry overturned during a funeral procession in Zimbabwe. The Lorry reportedly struck a pothole near the National University of Science and Technology in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe before it crashed onto vehicles carrying mourners on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.
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As a result of the tragic accident, 16 people were killed instantly, three were rushed to the hospital while five people survived the crash including the lorry driver.
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Pictures of the scene below show the vehicle's load of glass was left shattered. The funeral vehicle's coffin was also smashed to pieces.
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