A Nissan matatu collided with a trailer outside Exotic Hotel on Monday on the Kericho-Litein road and claimed three lives of our innocent Kenyan citizens as more 11 are left bruised.
Both vehicles are in the worst of shape at the moment.
“Two people died on the spot another passenger was pronounced dead on arrival at Kericho Sub County Hospital.” Said Kericho County police commander Silas Gichunge.
According to him, the driver of the Nissan matatu which was heading towards Kericho tried to overtake three other vehicles and at the moment and as a result of that, 3 passengers are in critical condition at Kericho Sub County hospital.
Although The county commander warned drivers to be extra vigilant to avoid further accidents, these gentlemen further proceed driving like men in sports cars.
He attributed the accident to the carelessness of the driver, saying it could have been avoided had the driver exercised patience, skillfulness experience.
By Erica Nsunjo