9 killed, 20 injured after bus bursts into flames


9 killed, 20 injured after bus bursts into flames

In Summary

  • Reports indicate that the accident occurred after the bus heading towards Mombasa collided head-on with a lorry.
  • While  confirming the incident, Makueni County Commissioner Mohammed Maalim said that the injured were rushed to Kilome Nursing Home.
  • Police are investigating the circumstances under which the accident happened.

Nine people have been confirmed dead and 20 others injured after a bus burst into flame at Civicon near Emali on the Nairobi-Mombasa highway.

Reports indicate that the accident occurred after the bus heading towards Mombasa collided head-on with a lorry.

Lorry Burnt

While  confirming the incident, Makueni County Commissioner Mohammed Maalim said that the injured were rushed to Kilome Nursing Home.

Police are investigating the circumstances under which the accident happened.

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