A woman mysteriously collapsed and died on Friday, July 17, as she was washing her clothes at her home in Mlolongo estate.
In a video circulating online residents in the area could be seen wailing and screaming when health workers covered in personal protective equipment (PPE) evacuated the body.
Neighbors indicated that the woman’s six-year-old son started screaming and calling on neighbors when he noticed that his mother had fallen down.
“She had just taken breakfast before she took her dirty linen outside to do some laundry when she fell.
“Her son started screaming and a neighbor went to help. She took him inside the house and called a doctor who confirmed that she had passed on,” a neighbor narrated.
The cause of her death was not clear at the time of going to press.