BY UPESI NEWS CORRESPONDENT,KISII,29TH JAN,2017-Samuel Omwando whoKisii County ODM chairman has been transferred to a Nairobi hospital for further treatment after he was involved in an accident sunday Morning.
Mr Omwando was treated in Tenwek Mission Hospital and doctors said he was in stable condition.
The official’s car collided with a matatu at 5am in the morning at Kemera on Kisii-Nyamira road.His car crashed this morning when he was travelling from Nakuru to Kisii.
The chairman’s driver, Nyakundi Bosire, who spoke to UPESINEWS said that the incident occurred after he tried to avoid colliding with the matatu that was overtaking another vehicle.
“The matatu was speeding. My efforts to drive the car off the road and avoid head on collision were in vain,” he said.
Kisii ODM chairman Samuel Omwando’s car involved in a road crash on January 29, 2017. PHOTO | UPESI NEWS
Mr Bosire was not injured.
Mr Omwando is eyeing the Kitutu Chache South parliamentary seat.
Kisii Governor James Ongwae wished him quick recovery.