10 confirmed dead in two separate accidents in Kitui and Narok County

10 killed in two separate accidents in Kitui, Narok Counties

Four people were killed and six others injured after a 14-seater matatu they were travelling in collided with a Toyota Prado in Katakala on the Narok-Bomet road in Narok County .

The passengers were heading to Narok town from Bomet when the crash happened Sunday morning.

Confirming the incidentNarok County Police Commander Yunis Adan said the four died on the spot after the landcruiser, which was headed towards Tanzania from Narok, rammed into the matatu – from Super Premium Sacco – which was heading to Nairobi to Ololulunga.

Witnesses who spoke to reporters said the matatu was tossed at least 200 meters off the road after the collision.


Those injured – including the matatu driver – were taken to the Narok County Referral Hospital while bodies of the deceased were transferred to the same hospital’s mortuary.

Meanwhile in Kitui County, according to police reports, a matatu rolled several times in Ikutha Town on the Kibwezi-Kitui road early Sunday morning, leaving six dead and scores others injured.

Several others were injured and taken to local hospitals in Kitui County.

According to Fidel Ndolo, who was in the entourage, when the accident occurred, the passengers, are church members, who were traveling from Kayole, Nairobi to attend a dowry ceremony in Kasaala, Kitui.

Kibwezi-Kitui accident

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