According to the Kenya Red Cross, a serious accident involving multiple vehicles and a school bus at Blue Post, Thika has left six people dead and several others seriously injured.
The accident that took place at night caused a major traffic jam on the Thika Super Highway for several hours before the scene was cleared.
Those who were injured were rushed to the Thika Level 5 hospital and three other students taken to to KNH in critical condition.
#BluepostThika update as at 2311hrs: 3 students evacuated to KNH in critical condition.Death toll stands at six.
— Kenya Red Cross (@KenyaRedCross) June 13, 2015