ECN Vehicle in Accident

AN Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) vehicle carrying election material and equipment was involved in an accident Wednesday night between Fransfontein and Kamanjab.

Kunene regional police commissioner James Nderura who confirmed the accident Thursday morning said the vehicle was hit by a truck. He also said there were two other vehicles involved in the same accident.

The vehicles were travelling back from the ECN depot at Kamanjab to Khorixas.

The truck driver drove away but was stop by the police before reaching Kamanjab.

Nderura could not say which company the truck belongs to but said that the driver was not under the influence of alcohol.

He also said the truck driver was not arrested, while there were no injuries reported.

Kunene ECN regional coordinator Ismael #Ouseb said the accident will not affect tomorrow’s voting because nothing was damage.

When The Namibian visited the scene of the accident this morning, some of the presiding officials and drivers were still waiting for transport to go to Khorixas.

Source : The Namibian