At least 30 dead, 17 injured in horrid Migaa accident

Written By: Beth Nyaga

Migaa Accident

At least 30 people have been confirmed dead after a Nairobi-bound bus collided with a truck at Migaa along the Nakuru-Eldoret highway in the 3AM accident.

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Among the dead are the driver and turn boy of the truck and 34 passengers from the bus belonging to the Matunda bus company.

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Seventeen other people were seriously injured in the ill-fated crash.

The injured people have been rushed to Molo Sub-County Hospital and the Nakuru Level Five Hospital.

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Confirming the incident, Rift Valley Traffic Enforcement Officer Zero Arome said the bus was over speeding on the wrong lane when it collided with the truck head on.

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Rescue operations are still ongoing at the scene.

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This accident comes barely weeks after another grisly road accident left at least 20people dead after multiple vehicles crashed causing a grisly pile up at Sachangwan area along Nakuru Eldoret Highway.


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