One dead as two vehicles collide, bhang rolls exposed

Wreckage of the accident at Makindu, Makueni County. [Courtesy]
One person has died, another injured in an accident at Migingo area, near Mtito-Andei town along the Mombasa-Nairobi highway.

The driver of the vehicle, a Toyota Noah, travelling from Nairobi to Mombasa collided head-on with an oncoming truck.

Several rolls of bhang fell off the vehicle following the collision.

Several rolls of bhang fell off the vehicle following the collision. [Courtesy]
"The vehicle overtook a fleet of cars before colliding with a lorry. Police have established the vehicle was ferrying rolls of bhang," said Makueni County Police Commander Joseph ole Naipeiyan.

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The Toyota Noah driver identified as Vincent Otieno Ochieng' is receiving treatment at Mtito-Andei hospital while the body of the deceased has been moved to Makindu sub-county hospital mortuary.

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