Easter holidays register drop in incidents

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The Easter holidays were reportedly much calmer than the previous ones, as the police recorded decreased incidents including those of the number of road fatalities.

According to the police a total of 211 road accidents were recorded as compared to 350 recorded the previous year portraying a decrease of 39.7%. 

“A total of six people died in five fatal road accidents from April 18 to 23 compared to 17 who died in 11 fatal road accidents the same period last year,” stated the police. 

Editor's Comment
Something ought to be done about deadly A3 Road

The accident which happened near Marapong village comes after yet another horrific accident which claimed 16 lives in July last year near Hubona. These stats don’t include other accidents where fatalities were not as many as the two.While several factors may have contributed to the two accidents and many others, many believe the biggest with that road is the bad state that the road is in. Unconfirmed reports in the most recent accident state...

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