accident kombi 10-10-11.jpgTwo people were killed and another injured when they were hit by a commuter omnibus at a junction in Mufakose.

It is believed that the omnibus driver failed to apply breaks resulting in the kombi hitting the pedestrians.

The two have been identified as 54 year old Nambije Chaweza and one year old Faith Salimu, who both died on admission at Harare hospital.

34 year old Alice Salimu was also hit by the kombi and sustained serious injuries.

Police Spokesperson, Inspector Tigere Chigome said the commuter omnibus driver, Andrew Muchato is suspected to have been speeding when the accident occurred.

Inspector Chigome urged drivers to abide by the road regulations and stick to speed limits to avoid loss of lives especially in residential areas.