One person is reported dead in Mzimba after a tract which he was travelling in belonging to Southern Bottlers Limited (SOBO) on Tuesday overturned at Chumbu near chikangawa on the M1 road.
Mzimba Police Publicist Constable Chiona confirmed of the incident in an interview and identified the deceased as Maclean Mbenje.
According to Chiona, the truck registration number BR9386 was coming from Raiply heading to Mzuzu to ferry Carlsberg brand of beer to retailer shops and sobo depots.
When the truck reached Chumbu the driver Andrew Phiri lost control of the vehicle when he was due to over-speeding and overturned.
The deceased died on the spot due to multiple fractures sustained in the accident.
Meanwhile the driver is admitted at Mzimba district hospital.