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16 killed, 71 seriously injured in road accidents in Zambia during Christmas holiday

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Sixteen people were killed and 71 others sustained serious injuries in road accidents across Zambia during the Christmas holiday, police said.

The country recorded 281 road traffic accidents during the holiday, 15 of them resulting in 16 deaths, Zambia Police Spokesperson Rae Hamoonga said Tuesday.

He said the number of accidents this year was higher than last year’s 197, but the number of deaths and fatal accidents were fewer than last year’s tallies: 23 people were killed in 22 accidents during the Christmas holiday 2022.

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