CHIREDZI – An eight-year-old boy from Pahlela Village under headman Mupapa, Chief Sengwe in Chiredzi died on the spot on Sunday when he jumped off from a moving tractor to pick up his shoe that had slipped off to the ground.
Blessed Ndavani was run-over by the back wheels of the trailer.
Masvingo Police spokesperson, Kudakwashe Dhewa confirmed the accident.
The accident happened at around 430pm when Saviours Matsvinze (41) was driving the from the fields to the farmhouse.
There were three people aboard and upon approaching the homestead boy’s shoe fell off.
The body was taken to Chiredzi District Hospital mortuary.