NAIROBI, Kenya, Sept 30 – Eleven people did on the spot along the Gilgil Naivasha road following a head on collision between a bus and trailer.
According to the Nakuru County Police Commander Hassan Barua, the bus was from Nakuru heading to Nairobi at around 2.45am while the trailer was travelling in the opposite direction.
“Yes, we had an accident that occurred at around 2.45 am. There were eleven fatalities and those who were injured were taken to the hospital,” he stated.
He stated that the early Sunday morning incident occurred as the bus driver was overtaking an oncoming vehicle and did not see the oncoming trailer.
He stated that those injured were taken to the Nakuru County Referral Hospital.
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