Man dies in car crash near Keetmanshoop

A 20-year-old man died after the vehicle he was travelling in overturned 35 kilometre outside Keetmanshoop in the ||Kharas Region on Saturday afternoon.

The Namibian Police Force's crime investigations coordinator for ||Kharas, Deputy Commissioner Chrispin Mubebo told Nampa on Monday that the deceased has been identified as Reginald Nero.

The incident happened on the Keetmanshoop/ Luderitz road around 17h24 on Saturday.

The driver lost control of the vehicle and it over turned. The driver sustain a broken leg and some lacerations while the other passenger sustain pelvis fractures and is transfer to Windhoek for further treatment, he said.

The next of kin of the deceased has been informed and police investigations continue.

Source: Namibia Press Agency