Miner Dies In Dump Truck Accident

A 34-year-old miner at Kansanshi in Solwezi has died after a dump truck she was driving lost control and hit into another truck.

Annet Kalolo of Mitec area died a few hours upon arrival at Meryburg Hospital in Solwezi after hitting into another truck that was going in the same direction.

North Western Province Police Commissioner Auxensio Daka who confirmed the accident said the incident happened on Sunday around 05:45 hours when the deceased lost control of the truck and hit into another dump truck.

“She was driving a huge heavy duty truck, fleet No. RD 85 in the direction of north to south, she lost control of it and hit into the rear part of another dump truck fleet number RD 95 which was also going into the same direction.

“The impact extensively damaged front part and the driver’s cabin. Both legs of the driver were crushed and cut off. She died at Meryburg hospital in Solwezi some few hours later,” he said.


  1. mwenya Geoffrey

    Too bad.M.H.S.R.I.P

    • MINER

      Very Poor accident record at Kansanshi. The management must be sleeping.

  2. Mbayo Jackson

    That’s too bad… M.H.S.R.I.P

  3. louise halw

    Oh No! Poor lady! Shame! My condolences to her family. RIP

  4. Hummer where it hurts

    This shouldn’t scare our women folk from operating these huge automobile machines, accidents occur to both series.(mhsriep).

  5. Sj

    What a painful way to ‘ve died whilst on duty. Hope the Union reps.will be there to make sure full benefits are paid to Administrator for beneficiaries. May Your Soul Rest In Eternal Peace. Comment

  6. Liubuko

    Very sad indeed! and my heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family

  7. Valentine

    god will guide u my sister u wil owez b wit him up there in hvn.

  8. Njekwa malambo


  9. Derick

    Ooh to bad

  10. innocent musumpuka

    my she also RIP.

  11. Jr Felix Kawezi

    Sad news indeed r.i.p

  12. Jr Felix Kawezi

    Sad news indeed r.i.p

  13. vee simp`s

    Too bad MHSRIP

  14. Amos bwalya

    Rest in peace

  15. Chiku

    Comment : Sorry Rest In Peace

  16. Jose


  17. Trevol mukofu

    my condolences

  18. Davido

    Very sad indeed condolences to the bereaved family

  19. Details clear details

    Reporting mayo kuwayawaya fye!

  20. David Chabala

    Very rare same direction, obviously one among drivers has no license

  21. Alick

    That was a very bad accident

  22. Zulu

    May her soul RIEP

  23. fiji

    Too bad,they will rise again in paradise,,, read Act 24:15 and John 5:28

  24. Costa Sakala

    Too bad my condolence R I P.

  25. Sir Rox

    My condolences M. H.S.R.I.P

  26. kamanga

    To bad rest in peace my sister

  27. kamanga

    rest in peace my sister

  28. Gift M Mulaku

    RIP mum

  29. Marson

    Why have they show a picture of a front-end loader and excavator, but not an actual dump truck?!

    RIP to the casualty, condolences to her family.

  30. chisha

    Rest in internal peace

  31. Nezy

    My Condolences

  32. Sokolo Tizo Kakoma Sherod

    We have lost a heroine! MYSRIP my beloved Sister.

  33. muntungwa

    Very sad indeed. Rest in peace dear sister.

  34. dundumwezi boy

    too bad

  35. Belz


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