Two people died on the spot while 37 others were injured when a Blue Horizon bus they were travelling in veered off the road before it overturned near Cement Siding about 15 kilometres from Bulawayo.

The bus was travelling from Bulawayo city centre when the accident occurred at around 16:00 hours this afternoon marking a tragic way of ending 2018.

Witnesses interviewed by the ZBC News said the two people died on the spot.