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Man survives suicide, dies in road crash

15 September 2015, 15:08

Naivasha - In a bizarre turn of events, efforts to save the life of a middle-aged man who had tried to commit suicide in Naivasha went futile after the vehicle that was transporting him to hospital was involved in an accident, killing him on the spot.

A witness, Adam Mburu, says the man had tried to commit suicide by taking a pesticide before neighbours caught wind of it and rushed him to Maraigushu Health Center in Naivasha.

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He alleges that the victim’s condition deteriorated prompting them to rush to Naivasha Sub-County Hospital using a well-wisher’s car.

It was then that one of the cars' tyres burst, causing the vehicle to roll severally leading to the man’s death.

The other two occupants in the vehicle however only suffered minor injuries.

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