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Train collides with matatu in Naivasha

05 September 2014, 13:47

Naivasha - Five people were injured in an accident involving a train and matatu in Naivasha on Friday morning.

The train rammed into the matatu that stalled on the railway line as it tried to cross, The Standard reports.

A witness said the matatu driver underestimated the speed of the hooting train and tried to cross the railway line, causing the accident.

Also read: Drunk dies after being hit by moving train

The matatu was dragged for over 100 meters before it stopped.

According to witnesses, there could have been more damage caused if the train did not slow down significantly.

Also read: Mutindwa stalls demolished after train-bus crash

 - For more visit The Standard

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