The Zambia Police service says a total of 7,687 road traffic accidents were recorded in the second quarter of 2019, 387 of which were fatal in which 458 persons were killed.

Zambia Police Public Relations Officer Esther Katongo says 775 were serious road traffic accidents in which 1,313 persons were seriously injured, and 1,348 were Slight injury road traffic accidents in which 2,046 persons were slightly injured.

Mrs. Katongo has told Christian Voice News in Lusaka today that Lusaka Province recorded the highest number of road traffic accidents with 4,135, followed by Copperbelt with 1,294 whilst Northern Province recorded the least with 132 road traffic accidents.

She said that in comparison to the second quarter of 2018, 7,713 road traffic accidents were recorded as compared to 7,687 road traffic accidents which were recorded in this year’s second quarter.

Mrs. Katongo added that the figures show a reduction by 26 road traffic accidents.

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