The body of an identified man who was crushed by a goods train has been lying at Kadoma mortuary for over a month and the police are appealing for information that could help them identify the man.

In a statement, Mashonaland West Police spokesperson Inspector Clemence Mabgweazara said the man’s body is at Kadoma General Hospital mortuary.

“ZRP Kadoma Urban is investigating a sudden death case in which an unknown male adult was run over by a goods train on 31 March 2019 at around 7.50am near the 147km peg along Harare-Bulawayo Road, Kadoma,” he said.

insp Mabgweazara said police estimated the man’s age to be around 45.

“The man was wearing the same clothes as in the picture we recovered from his pockets,” he said.

Those who know the man, Insp Magweazara said, should contact ZRP Kadoma on 068- 2124057/2128047 or contact the investigating officer on 0772 628 175 or to call provincial Press and Public Relations Section on 067-2125505.