Zimbabwe: Tragedy as Chegutu Council Worker is Buried in Sewer System
A CHEGUTU Council worker died Friday after he was buried below an avalanche of soil in sewer trenches.
Lovemore Prince Chingeni was amongst workmates finishing up a council activity of changing an previous sewer system within the city.
Chegutu Mayor Henri Muchatibaya advised NewZimbabwe.com the tragedy occurred as council workers had been changing previous sewer strains on this city.
“The now deceased misplaced his life in the course of the course of responsibility,” Muchabaya stated.
“We’re deeply saddened and heartbroken to have misplaced one in all our devoted workers in such circumstances.
“He had been within the trenches which had been dug out by a JCB. As quickly as he was there, some free soil fell again and buried him.”
Rescue efforts couldn’t save the now deceased as he died on the spot.
“Council workers along with some military servicemen who had been on patrol, helped to retrieve him. Nonetheless, it was just a little too late to avoid wasting his life,” stated the mayor.
Muchatibaya stated his council misplaced one of the vital devoted workers in the course of the course of responsibility.
The small Mashonaland West farming city has one of many poorest sanitation techniques within the nation, which additionally contains poor drainage.