Three men died on the spot when a Stallion Cruise bus failed to negotiate a curve and struck a bicycle on the Binga-Cross Dete road in Binga, Matabeleland North.

The bus driver, Liberty Makombe (41), hit the bicycle carrying Manguzo Munkombwe (22) and his two passengers, Oolaswebo Chuma (20) and Wellington Munsaka (21).

The accident happened on Friday around 7 PM, with the bus sustaining frontal damage.

Police spokesperson Inspector Glory Banda confirmed the incident.