Two dead after car collides with trailer on Nairobi-Mombasa highway
Two people died in an accident at Machinery area on the Nairobi-Mombasa highway on Thursday morning involving a trailer and a personal car.
According to Kibwezi Deputy Commissioner Vitalis Ogur, the trailer had a puncture which caused the driver to lose control and hit the smaller car from the back.
The woman, aged 40 and her 5-year-old child died on the spot.
In January, another accident on the Nairobi-Mombasa highway saw two truck burst into flames at the Kambu-Machinery Road.
The drivers of the two vehicles sustained serious injuries and were rushed to the Kibwezi and Kambu hospitals.
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