An administrator with the Roman Catholic-run Kana Mission hospital in the Midlands identified as Delani Ngwenya reportedly committed suicide on Sunday after a driving lesson with his wife went horribly wrong.
Bulawayo24.com understands that Ngwenya had bought a vehicle recently.
He thought of teaching his wife how to drive. However, the vehicle rammed into a house, killed people on the spot.
The wife, whose name was not immediately established was driving at the time of the horrific accident.
“It is said that Delani recently bought a car and was teaching his wife to drive and upon reaching his home yesterday afternoon she mistakenly stepped on the accelerator instead of the the brakes thereby driving straight into the house where Delani’s mother, a visitor and his father were sitting” a source said.
“Mrs Ngwenya, Delani’s mother and Mrs Chamunorwa the visitor died on the spot and Delani could not stomach the loss thus he hanged himself”.
It could not be ascertained where he took his life.
Bulawayo24.com heard that Delani’s father was rushed to Harare hospital and was in a critical condition at the time of publication.
Pictures seen by Bulawayo24.com show a twin-cab vehicle having smashed into a house.
Countless efforts to get a comment from family members where unsuccessful as mobile phones went unanswered.