Six die looting oil from an overturned tanker
17 August 2014, 16:59
Nakuru - Six people were burnt beyond recognition after an overturned tanker they were looting oil from exploded along the Nakuru-Eldoret highway.
The six burned to death Saturday night after the overturned tanker caught fire near Makutano.
The driver and his conductor sustained serious injuries and are undergoing treatment in a Rift Valley hospital.
The incident occurred after one of the youths fetching oil from the overturned tanker set it on fire, causing it to explode, The Standard reports.
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