Motorcyclist killed, another injured in separate accidents
31 January 2016, 08:57
Nyeri - A boda boda operator succumbed to injuries after being hit by a vehicle along the Nanyuki-Rumuruti road Saturday morning.
He died while receiving treatment at Nanyuki Teaching and Referral Hospital.
While confirming the incident, Laikipia East acting police boss Kipkoech Kirui said the deceased was hit by the vehicle near Falcon Heights hotel in Thingithu Estate.
He said the rider had parked his motorcycle beside the road when the speeding pick-up hit him.
In a separate incident, a 26-year-old man sustained serious injuries after his motorcycle hit a lorry on Nanyuki-Timau road.
He is said to have overtaken four vehicles before his motorcycle hit the oncoming lorry head on.
He was rushed to Nanyuki Hospital where he was admitted.For the latest on national news, politics, sport, entertainment and more follow us on Twitter and like our Facebook page!
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