Vehicles collide, explode in horrific Mombasa road accident
20 July 2015, 15:25
Nairobi - Two vehicles collided along Mombasa road early Monday, exploding and killing two whilst three other people were seriously injured in the incident.
The incident took place along Kanga area along the busy highway early Monday when a Toyota Noah vehicle collided head on with a trailer and exploded.
The Noah thus caught fire as a result and one person among the dead was burnt beyond recognition.
Three others, including the trailer driver and his turn-boy were injured seriously and taken to the Mtito Andei Hospital.
" I just heard a loud bang and run over to check what was happening only to find a very bad accident and that a care had exploded, " Mwinyi Mutui who was close to the scene told News24.
The accident caused a huge traffic snarl up on the highway with police and rescue services taking a long time to clear the highway.
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