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27 people die in fatal accident along Mombasa-Nairobi highway

By Stephen Nzioka | Published Tue, April 25th 2017 at 07:39, Updated April 25th 2017 at 08:39 GMT +3
The truck that was involved in an head on collision with Malindi bound bus. (Photo: Courtesy)

27 people have been confirmed dead following head on collision between Malindi bound bus and a truck at Kambu along Mombasa-Nairobi highway.

The accident happened in the early morning hours around 2a.m at kambu along Mombasa-Nairobi Highway.

According to the area OCPD Leonard Kimaiyo, the accident involved a bus that was bound to Malindi belonging to Buscar Company and  oil tanker that was headed to Nairobi from Mombasa.

The casualties have been taken to makindu sub_county hospital and the bodies ferried to the Makindu hospital mortuary.

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