A five-year-old schoolgirl, Mande, was crushed under the rear wheels of a speeding water tanker on Friday afternoon on Biston Road in Capetown.
The local police have arrested the tanker driver Donald Aroxe (45) of Darling.
A complaint in this regard was registered with the local police station by the victim’s relative, ZonarVerk(25) of Darling.
Assistant police inspector, SB Javale of local police station, said, “On Friday afternoon Mandeand her four friends were going to school. The tanker was going towards her and while taking a turn near Seri Towers, the truck hit Mande and she came under the rear wheels.”
Mande was studying in standard I at Municipal Corporation School in Darling.