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Nakuru hotelier loses son in road accident

By Kennedy Gachuhi | October 18th 2020 at 00:00:00 GMT +0300

The family of hotelier and businessman Joseph Muya is mourning their son who died in a road accident at the weekend. 

According to a family member, Simon Muya was driving a tour van when he was involved in an accident at Kiundu area along the Nakuru-Nairobi Highway.

Eye witnesses say the van had run over a pedestrian, who also died on the spot. The driver lost control of the vehicle which then veered off the road. 

“He rammed a stationary truck whose impact killed him on the spot,” said Charles Njoroge, a relative.

A man who was in the van when the accident happened, was injured and taken to Nakuru Level Five Hospital.

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Nakuru East sub-county police boss Elena Kabukuru said the vehicle was towed to Central Police Station as investigations continue.

Businessman Muya is the proprietor of Lake Nakuru Lodge and Summit Hotel.

Simon Muya Nakuru-Nairobi Highway Road Accident
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