accident 02-01-11 3.jpg10 people have died while 85 others were seriously injured in accidents recorded on the country’s roads on Good Friday.

The accidents were confirmed by ZRP National Press and Public Relations Officer in Charge, Inspector Blessmore Chishaka.

Out of the 10 recorded accident related deaths, four were in Midlands, while Mashonaland East and Matabeleland North Provinces recording two deaths each.

Manicaland and Mashonaland West Provinces recorded one each.

Inspector Chishaka attributed the accidents to numerous causes, chief among them over-speeding and driving under the influence of alcohol.

He therefore implored road users to observe road traffic regulations to prevent the road carnage.