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BY CORRESPONDENT,2ND JAN,2018-Three people died in two separate road crashes in Machakos County Monday night while four others have been admitted to hospital with serious injuries.
A motorbike rider and his passenger perished on the spot in first accident after hitting a 14-seater matatu at Kathekakai on the Machakos – Nairobi road.However nobody was injured in the matatu.Eye witness told WWW.UPESINEWS.CO.KE that the motorbike was heading towards Machakos when it collided head on with the matatu.The two men on the motorbike died instantly.
In the second incident on the newly-built Konza-Katumani Road, one person died and four others sustained injuries.The victims were in a car that veered off the road and rolled into a ditch.
Machakos Base Commander Abdinasir Aron confirmed both incidents and urged motorists to be careful on the road.
Meanwhile 20 more people have been injured in another accident that happened at Maanzoni when the matatu they were traveling in veered off the road on Tuesday morning.Those who were inured sustained soft tissue injuries.The driver of the matatu took off after the accident.