John Macharia, son of businessman mogul and Royal Media Services chairman SK Macharia has died after he was involved in a road accident along the Southern bypass last evening.
A female passenger who was with him, however, escaped unscathed.
John, died at Karen hospital where he had been rushed after the accident.
In 2016, he was involved in yet another accident at Museum Hill, Nairobi. This is after he crashed his new Porsche saloon car worth Sh30 million into a Prado that was ahead of him.
The young entrepreneur, John, was cruising the 911 Turbo S 2016 car when the accident occurred.
Police arrested him for drunk driving and he was charged before a Nairobi traffic court after failing to follow a traffic officer’s order to blow into a breathalyzer.
He pleaded guilty through his lawyer Ian Maina.
Maina said his client was remorseful for his actions and did would not repeat the offence.
“Just learnt of the premature death of my long-time friend John Macharia in a grisly road accident along Southern Bypass. May his soul rest in peace.” Babu Owino wrote
Other Celebrities and politicians have come out to condole with the family among them Chris Kirubi, Senator Mutula Kilonzo Jnr among others.