Two killed in separate accidents in Naivasha-Mai Mahiu
12 September 2016, 23:00
Nairobi - Two people died on Monday in two separate accidents along the Naivasha-Mai Mahiu road.
According to The Star, a teenager selling sugarcane was crushed to death by a truck at Kihoto Estate, a few kilometers from Naivasha town.
David Mwangi, an eyewitness on the scene, stated that the teenager was crossing the road when the accident occurred.
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The driver of the truck is said to have been new on the road and failed to realize that there was a speed bump in the area.
In the second case, a man was killed along Longonot town in a hit and run incident.
Joseph Njoroge, one of the residents in the area, confirmed that the man had injuries to his legs and head.
"The driver of the truck has recorded a statement with police while we are investigating the second case which involved a hit and run driver," a police officer who received the reports of the accidents said.
The development follows on from the death of four people at Nairutia area along Nyeri-Nyahururu road.