The Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front (ZANU-PF) Gokwe-Kabuyuni Member of Parliament Leonard Chikomba has died.

He was 67.

Chikomba was involved in a car accident last night some 20 kilometres from Chitekete on his way home from a party meeting in Gweru.

According to OpenparlyZw, ZANU-PF Midlands Chairperson, Larry Mavima confirmed the development.

Meanwhile, The Zimbabwe Republic Police has confirmed a fatal road accident involving a Mandaza bus and a haulage truck that occurred at the 47km peg along the Gutu-Roy Road in Masvingo.

According to police, a number of people have died while others have been injured.

At time of publishing police said they were still verifying the number of deaths and injuries.