THE 63-year-old Awala Lamek Natangwe, died on the scene of a motor vehicle accident, while two other passengers sustained injuries after the driver lost control of his vehicle at Adolf location on Wednesday evening.
Community Affairs Officer, Warrant Officer Frieda Shikole, said the incident occurred around 19h30 on the Ongwediva -Ondangwa main road.
She identified the two passengers as Hawala Natalia Ndeshihafela (34) and Hawala Sofia Ndeshilienda (44). Neither of them were seriously injured.
“It is alleged that the driver lost control of his Toyota pick-up silver in colour with Ondangwa registration number, while he was driving from Ongwediva to the Adolf location on the main road and the vehicle over turned three times,” she said.
Shikole pointed out that both the deceased and the passengers are from the Onelago village near Ongwediva.
She noted that a case of Culpable Homicide has been opened and added that an investigation into the matter is ongoing.