5 People Die In Separate Road Accidents
Bureti traffic base commander Moris Sifuma said the accident happened when the lorry heading to Kericho lost control and swerved before ramming into a motocycle.
The motorcycle was ferrying four passengers including a chief.
Elsewhere, one person died and two others were seriously injured in an accident at Karure area along Naivasha –Kamwangi –Thika road, in Gatundu north, Kiambu County.
The accident occurred after a lorry transporting more than 100 bags of maize from Kitare to Thika hit a wall in a sharp corner.
Eye witnesses say the crash occured at around 6PM.
The witnesses say the lorry driver was speeding.
His co-driver died on the spot, while a woman passenger broke her arm.
The driver is nursing head injuries.
The injured were taken to Igegania hospital in Gatundu.
By Maureen Murimi
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