Nine people sustained minor injuries when a Gachegache bound Kudakwashe bus they were  travelling in burst a left  front tyre, swerved and landed in a ditch in Makande, Mashonaland West Province.

Police spokesperson for Mashonaland West Province, Inspector Clemence Mabgeazara confirmed the accident which occurred last night in the remote part of Kariba rural .

He said all the nine injured passengers were treated and discharged at Kanyati clinic in the Gachegache fishing camps area.