Over 30 people are injured after a Mporokoso-Lusaka bound Juldan Marcopolo bus bearing registration number ABT 1226 they were in was involved in a road accident in Kasama today.

Northern Province Police Commissioner, Richard Mweene has confirmed the development to Mano News via telephone saying the accident happened around 06:30 hours at the Lukupa Bridge.

Commissioner Mweene says the injured are admitted to Saint Fidelis Mission Hospital in Chilubula.

The Police Chief has since identified the driver of the bus, as Francis Bushe aged 39 of Lusaka.

Commissioner Mweene could however not disclose the cause of the accident by press time as officers were still on the ground.

About 47 passengers were on board when the accident happened.

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