A terrible tyre burst left two mechanics dead on Tuesday afternoon as they were working in their garage in Mlolongo, Machakos County.
Confirming the incident, Mlolongo location Chief Peter Ndunda said the middle-aged men were welding the tyre using electricity when it exploded since it had air in it.
One of the men had his head blown out.
Bodies of the deceased have since been transferred to Shalom Mortuary.
Elsewhere, a bus lost control hit and killed a four-year-old boy near Fly-Over trading center in Magumu Kinangop after the driver lost control and landed into a ditch.
According to reports, the minor was crossing the busy highway to join his father who had earlier crossed the road when the bus ran over him bringing the busy highway to a standstill.
A witness, Samson Kuria, said the man had crossed the road leaving the minor behind when the latter decided to follow him. He said there was little that the bus driver could do adding that the minor died on impact before the bus stopped meters away.