Two people were killed while 19 others were injured in three separate accidents in Chinhoyi and Lions Den.

The first accident involved a Honda Fit that overturned early this morning in Chinhoyi, killing two people and injuring one along the Chinhoyi-Chegutu road.

The second one involved a UD lorry that veered off the road before plunging into Hunyani River in Chinhoyi along the Harare-Chirundu highway injuring all 14 occupants.

13 of the occupants were confirmed to be Ministry of Transport workers.

The last accident involved a Mercedes Benz vehicle that overturned after bursting a rear tyre along the Chinhoyi-Chirundu road injuring four people.

Acting police spokesman for Mashonaland West Assistant Inspector Ian Kohwera confirmed the accidents.