Five killed in road accident along Kericho-Nakuru highway

Written By: Sarafina Robi

Road accident

Five people lost their lives Saturday morning in a grisly road accident along the Kericho-Nakuru Highway after a truck rammed into six vehicles at the Londiani Junction.  

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12 others escaped with varying degrees of injury and were rushed to Londiani sub-county hospital and the Kericho County Referral Hospital for treatment.

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Those injured were rushed to  Londiani Sub-County Hospital and Kericho County Referral Hospital.

Eye witnesses say the vehicles which were rammed into had been stopped for the Covid-19 screening at a roadblock that they now want removed.

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Londiani OCPD Musa Kongoni saying investigations to establish the cause of the accident have since been launched.

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The latest incident coming amid concerns over increased road accident fatalities on the country’s roads.

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