Three medical personal have died while five others sustained serious injuries after an accident in Koama District of Western Province.
Western Province Division Police Commanding Officer Fanwell Siandengi told ZNBC that the accident happened after the vehicle the officers were travelling in over turned between Namapombwe and Lui in Kaoma.
Mr. Siandengi says two of the five injured people are doctors from Senanga district hospital while one is a nurse.
He says one of the two doctors and the nurse have since been evacuated to Lusaka for treatment.
Mr. Siandenge named the driver of Toyota Land Cruiser registration number GRZ 546 CB as Muyunda Polota aged 44.