A 14 months baby drowned in a half full bucket of water on Tuesday local online publication Bulawayo24 news has reported.
Rudo Tsuro (24) of Nyamunetsa village,Chiweshe’s daughter drowned in a half full bucket of water while she was conducting her laundry.
Tsuro told Bulawayo24 news that she left her baby (Joylene Nyamhunga) playing alone and was surprised to see her dead in a bucket.
“When l was doing my laundry l left my baby close to a bucket with water playing alone but to my surprise when l tried to check on the baby she had drowned,” she said.
Meanwhile, police have warned people to prevent children from playing close to water bodies following increase in cases of drowning in Mashonaland Central province.
Source – Byo24News