Two Zinara employees died on the spot while six others were injured after a kombi they were travelling in collided with a haulage truck along the Harare-Bulawayo highway just before Regina Mundi High School last week.
The accident happened around 11 pm after the Zinara workers had knocked off from work and were home in Gweru.
Midlands Provincial Police Spokeperson Joel Goko confirmed the accident.
“The highway is now a threat to people’s lives. I am aware of the recent accident that happened last Monday and i urge all drivers to maintain normal speeds along the highway .The death toll along the Gweru highway is increasing.Speed kills and drivers have to fully concentrate when travelling during the night,” he said.