Lorry collides with train at high speed in Nairobi
14 December 2015, 09:54
Nairobi - A lorry has collided with a train in an early morning incident in Nairobi's Eastlands area.
The lorry is understood to have lost control after its breaks failed ans hit the train near Kenya Cereals Board in Donholm estate Nairobi.
The driver of the lorry and a passenger received minor injuries.
The incident took place just after 7 am when the train was transporting passengers to the Nairobi CBD.
No one on the train was badly injured.
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" I just saw the lorry come and come and I thought there was something wrong. The breaks must have failed because the driver did nothing," Justin Ngari, a passenger on the train told News24.
The accident caused a disruption on the line, hugely important as it transports thousands of Nairobians into the city on a daily basis.
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