Sauti Soil’s tour bus belonging to Modern coast company limited was yesterday involved in a fatal road accident near Malindi airport leaving one dead (the driver of the bus) and two injured.
The bus was en route Nairobi from Malindi when the accident happened. According to reports, the bus crashed into a stationary truck which had been involved in another accident with a tuk tuk.
The management confirmed the sad news via their Facebook page and here is what thy had to say;
“Our bus from Malindi to Nairobi Reg:KCF 614U has been involved in a fatal accident near Malindi airport.Management has organizedd recovery bus and dispatched Kenya Red Cross Society eplus services for emergency response.We shall keep you posted.”
The management later shared an update on the injured passengers saying that they were out of danger
“The accident that has happened near Malindi airport was fatal and 2 casualties rushed to Malindi district hospital.The two casualties who were passengers are out of danger and we wish them quick recovery.Recovery bus on location and we mourn with family and friends of the departed soul.Our bus hit a stationary lorry which had been involved in another accident with a tuk tuk,” read a second post.
Here are photos from the accident scene