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BY CORRESPONDENT,WAMUMU,30TH DEC 2017-Road accidents continue to claim mores lives in the month of December with the latest being three bishops from the African Independent Pentecostal Church of Africa (AIPCA) who lost their lives on Friday night when their vehicle collided head-on with another near Mwea.Police have confirmed the incident .
The Bishops died on the spot during the accident that occurred in Wamumu area on the Embu-Mwea road.
“Drivers of both vehicles sustained serious injuries and are admitted to Karira Hospital,” a police officer who attended to the victims said.
The deceased clerics were identified as Philip Kubai, Stanley Karuru and Moses M’Ntororu—all from Ntonyiri Diocese in Meru County.
President Uhuru Kenyatta through a statement to the press sent a message of condolence to families of the three clerics, and warned motorists to be cautious on the road.
“The death of the clergymen is a big loss not only to their families but also to the larger Kenyan society,” the president said in a statement .