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BY CORRESPONDENT,KIRINYAGA,13TH FEB 2018-A woman and her three-year-old daughter were killed on Tuesday after Administration Police vehicle hit them in Kirinyaga County.
The woman was walking her daughter to nursery school at 7am when they were hit at Rukanga along the Nairobi-Sagana highway.
Confirming the incident area OCPD Samuel Seurey said the officer would face prosecution once investigations are concluded.
“Unfortunately we lost two people in the accident. The law is equal to all and once investigations are over we will take legal action,” the police boss said. The police vehicle was headed towards Makutano.
Eye Witnesses who spoke to UPESINEWS said the driver also a police officer was trying to overtake another vehicle but the car swerved and ran over the woman and her daughter. Both died on the spot. The officer fled from the scene, witnesses said.
The vehicle belongs to Riandira Police Post in Mwea West Police Division.
The car was taken away by another AP vehicle.