Lorry crushes four pedestrians to death, injures five in Kericho
SEE ALSO :Two killed in night road crash“A section of the road is on a slope and when the driver of the ill-fated lorry got into the accident scene, the lorry developed a mechanical problem. He lost control of the vehicle and run over three pedestrians before killing another who was in a shop it smashed into,” said Mugera. According to preliminary investigations, the lorry which was ferrying sand from Sondu area at the border of Kericho and Kisumu County developed break failures. Bodies of the deceased were taken to Litein and Kapkatet Sub county hospitals. The wreckage of the lorry was towed to Roret Police station to await inspection to determine what may have caused the accident. Mugera further asked motorists to drive with caution. “We ask motorists to be careful all the time especially while driving during the current rainy season,” he said.
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