Eight people have perished in a grisly road accident at Lwandeti area along the Eldoret-Malaba highway.
The accident involved a North Rift Nissan that hit a motorcycle before the vehicle lost control and was hit by a transit goods trailer.
The eight died in the spot while Several people have been injured and rushed to Webuye county hospital in critical condition.
The North Rift vehicle heading to Bungoma from Nairobi accidentally hit a motorbike, from behind.
Our source says, “The motorbike lost control and as it was just about to ram into a trailer, the trailer driver swerved to avoid hitting the cyclist and in the process, the trailer collided with the North Rift, killing 8 in the north Rift vehicle instantly.”
Webuye Base Commander Lwembe Rodgers has confirmed the incident but says that’s not her territory referring us to her Turbo counterpart whose is yet to make an official statement on the fatal accident.
– The Star