Zimbabwean footballer Adam Ndlovu dies in car accident aged 42
Sunday, December 16, 2012
Former Zimbabwean professional footballer has died in a car accident that also left his brother critically injured. Adam and his brother , also a former professional footballer, were in the accident after failure of a tire on the Adam was reportedly driving. Reports also suggest an unidentified female passenger may have died in the accident.
George Bhebhe, a friend of Adam, spoke to The Zimbabwean about the circumstances of the accident. He said "Adam died early this morning when their vehicle veered off the road after a tyre burst and hit a tree 20from . He died on arrival at hospital. Peter is in critical condition and he is at Victoria Falls hospital in Intensive Care Unit. But arrangements still being made to transfer from there to a hospital in or ".
Both Adam and Peter played for the Zimbabwe national football team and Peter is their all time top goalscorer. During his career Peter played in the tweeted "Our thoughts are with former player Peter Ndlovu, who has been critically injured in a car accident in his native Zimbabwe. #sufc"and played for , , , and . Sheffield United
Adam formerly played for the Zimbabwean teamand at the time of his death coached team Chicken Inn, based in Bulawayo.
- Gladys Ncube. "Adam Ndlovu died after vehicle veered of the road" — , December 16, 2012
- David Kent. "Coventry legend Ndlovu fighting for his life after horror car crash kills his brother" — , December 16, 2012
- David Coverdale. "Ndlovu critical after car crash" — , December 16, 2012
- "Sheffield United Official Twitter Page" — , December 16, 2012 (date of access)