Three people have died, while 24 others have been injured after a bus, which they were travelling in veered off the road and plunged into a River in Hydom village, Mbulu District, Manyara Region in Tanzania.
The driver of the bus, which was heading to Mbulu from Hydom, lost control of the bus due to a mechanical default.
Mbulu District Commissioner Mr Chelestino Mofuga said the accident occurred at around 9am. He named those, who died in the accident as Josephina Nade (45) Gidaguy Samo (65) and Neema Petro Amma (25).
Those, who were injured in the accident are admitted at Hydom referral hospital, Mr Mofuga said.