Comedienne Tarisai Cleopatra Chikocho also called Tyra Chikocho who is popularly known as Madam Boss, was Saturday involved in an accident a few kilometers outside Norton.
She had to be transferred to Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals from Norton Hospital after complaining of chest pains after the crash, The Sunday Mail reported.
Chikocho, in the company of her friends, was on her way to a concert in Kadoma that was headlined by South African musician Makhadzi.
It is unclear who drove the Land Rover Discovery vehicle when it veered off the road and crashed into a tree.
Police spokesperson, Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi, confirmed the accident yesterday. Nyathi told The Sunday Mail:
“We can confirm that Madam Boss was involved in an accident close to the Norton Tollgate in the morning.
They were seven in the vehicle. It veered off the road and hit a tree. Madam Boss was complaining of chest pains and had to be referred to Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals in Harare.”
The crew was taken to Norton Hospital after the crash.
In a related story, Zimdancehall chanter Freeman announced on Saturday morning that his Totoya Fortuner was crashed into a tree by his friend’s cousin in Masvingo.
Freeman, whose real name is Energy Sylvester Chizanga, released a statement on Saturday saying “Owen” took the car without his permission and crashed it.