A tree that fell on a house has killed a 28 year old woman in Dwangwa-Nkhotakota.
The woman identified as Ngawanya Nyirenda was on the night of February 9, 2019 sleeping with her husband together with their two children inside a house at Matiki in Dwangwa.
During the night, heavy rains caused a nearby Jacaranda tree to fall on the house in which the four were sleeping.
The four got trapped inside the destroyed house and well wishers managed to pull out them all.
They were rushed to Matiki Health Centre where the woman was pronounced dead whereas the husband only sustained bruises and the the two children escaped unhurt.
Postmortem confirmed that the woman died due to suffocation.
She hailed from Mzizimu village T/A M’bwana in Nkhatabay District.
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