Driver jailed three years for hit and run smash that killed officer
SEE ALSO :Two killed in night road crashOn the second count, Mr Litswa who was denied a fine in the first offence, was given a Sh2,000 fine or 14 days imprisonment. It was noted that the convict drove without paying due regard to pedestrians and traffic rules and at the same time speeding while approaching a roundabout, which resulted to death of an officer who was on duty. Litswa fled after the offense and was arrested three days later when a witness spotted the vehicle and informed the police who arrested him on August 12. The postmortem results of the officer showed that he died instantly as a result of multiple injuries. In his mitigation, Litswa told court that he was remorseful and had never committed another offense before. He begged the court to consider his position as the breadwinner of his family.
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