Musician David Phiri popularly Known as Deav Zambia from the XYZ fame has died in a fatal road traffic accident, with three other people on the Chirundu – Kafue Road near Red Paint Area.
The accident happened yesterday when the the Toyota Vits he was driving with four other passengers on board lost control, overturned and caught fire.
Police Spokesperson Esther Katongo says Deav was severely burnt in an accident which happened around 14:00 hours.
Ms Katongo says the deceased have been identified as Tandiwe Njovu aged 20 believed to be a student at Levy Mwanawasa Hospital and Elton Sakala.
She says the other female victim who also died on the spot has not yet been identified.
Mrs Katongo says one of the victim who survived the accident and sustained head injuries has been rushed to the University Teaching Hospital UTH.
She says the bodies of the deceased have been taken to Mtendere Mission Hospital Mortuary in Chirundu District.