Six injured in Nairobi CBD’s morning accident as bus hits private car

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BY NAMULONGO PETER,NAIROBI,3RD JAN,2018-Six people were injured Wednesday morning in an accident involving a bus and a private car at the junction of Kenyatta Avenue and Muindi Mbingu Street.

Eye Witnesses told WWW.UPESINEWS.CO.KE that  the bus was speeding when it hit the saloon car at about 6 am.

The injured were rushed to hospital  Kenyatta National hospital  for treatment.

The accident occurred  outside I&M Building causing the bus to overturn.

Nairobi county  fire engine and  Good Samaritans joined hands to assist   several passengers who had been trapped inside the bus get out.

 

Several such  accidents have been witnessed in the recent past with more than 300 people having been killed in the month of December and new year’s eve while socres have also been left with injuries on various roads  and highways across the country.

On Tuesday   one person was killed and 68 others injured in three separate road accidents in Machakos and Mwingi in a worrying trend of road carnage in the country.

The fatal accident where 12 people were injured occurred at Kaviti plains on Mombasa road when a matatu from Voi rammed a stationary truck.

 

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