Below is the statement;
We recorded a Road Traffic Accident around 06:30 hours involving a Zambia Police Service Truck bearing registration number ZP 4122 which was carrying 57 Police trainees from our training school in Sondela to Sikanze Police Hospital for medical examinations.
The accident happened when the driver identified as Sergent Bwalya failed to Negotiate a curve at Lafarge area in Chilanga District causing the vehicle to flip to the left side.
40 trainees sustained injuries while 17 escaped unhurt. The injured victims were rushed to the University Teaching Hospital and Sikanze Hospital where they were treated as outpatients and later discharged.
Deputy Police Public Relations Officer