4 perish in grisly Nanyuki road accident
26 July 2016, 19:33
Nairobi - Four people have died instantly while one survived with serious injuries following a grisly road accident along Nyeri-Nanyuki highway.
The accident occurred after a Saloon car collided head on with an oncoming lorry at Giachuma area.
Kieni East OCPD Micheal Mbaruku said the deceased include two men and two women who were in the personal car heading to Nanyuki.
He said the personal car was overtaking another car when it collided with the lorry.
The woman who escaped death was admitted at Nanyuki Referral Hospital in critical condition while the bodies were removed to Nanyuki Referral Hospital morgue.
The accident happened days after Inspector General of police Joseph Boinnet ordered for a crackdown on un-roadworthy vehicles across the country following increase of road fatalities.
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