4 killed in grisly Limuru road accident
07 February 2016, 15:34
Nairobi - 4 people were killed when a Naivasha bound matatu from Nairobi was involved in a road accident at Limuru.
The accident took place Saturday night at Uplands when the driver of a van heading to Nairobi tried to overtake and on failing to do so collided with the matatu.
3 people died on the spot while one died whilst receiving treatment.
8 others injured were rushed to the Kijabe Hospital for treatment.
" It was a bad accident that has claimed the lives of four," Fred Majiwa of the Kenya Red Cross told News24.
Police stated that the driver of the van escaped after the accident and is being traced.
" The driver of the van escaped. We are tracing him," a police officer at the scene told News24.
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