A total of 20 people have died and several others injured after a bus they were traveling in collided with two trailers at Mbaruk area near Gilgil on the Nakuru-Nairobi highway.

The accident occurred at 2.30am this morning and according to sources, the driver of the bus was overtaking a trailer when he crashed into an oncoming truck.
The bus, which belongs to Highway Sacco, was headed to Busia from Nairobi when the crash happened.

The bus operates within Nairobi and according to media reports, it’s not licensed for long distance. It’s suspected to be one of those Githurai buses.

The injured were rushed to St Mary’s hospital, Nairobi.

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