A creche owner in Chiredzi forgot four children in the trunk of a Honda Fit and two suffocated.

Javas Pre-school owner, Mrs Zhuwakina Javangwe had told the children to sit in the trunk on Tuesday morning..

Masvingo Provincial Police Spokesperson, Inspector Kudakwashe Dhewa confirmed the incident to ZBC, saying Mrs Javangwe later discovered that she had forgotten four children she had put in the car trunk around 10am when she was about to clean the car.

She then removed the four minors, two boys and two girls, from the trunk and the boys were resuscitated and regained consciousness.

Unfortunately, the two girls Lynet Musungatu aged 4 and  Celine Shiri  (3) were pronounced dead upon arrival at Chiredzi District Hospital.