Six-year-old girl dies after she was hit by car at Oshakati

Six-year-old girl dies after she was hit by car at Oshakati

A schoolgirl has died after she was hit by a car at Oshakati in the Oshana Region.
According to a police report, the deceased was walking with other pedestrians at the bridge when she suddenly crossed the road without noticing an oncoming car.
She was bumped and died on the spot.
Oshana police opened a case of culpable homicide against the driver.
The incident took place on the Oshikuku-Oshakati main road on Friday afternoon when children were returning from school.
The deceased was identified as six-year-old Luise Johannes, who is a Grade 1 pupil at Oshakati Primary School.
She was a resident of Ompumbu Informal settlement at Oshakati-West.