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BY NAMULONGO PETER,NAIROBI,4TH MARCH 2018-It was a night mare for hundreds of motorists who were forced to spend the night on Mombasa road following a huge traffic snarl up occasioned by heavy rains that continue to pound many parts of the country.
WWW.UPESINEWS.CO.KE has established that the night long traffic began on Saturday evening making the busy highway impassable with vehicles stuck in the mud.An an accident involving a lorry and a pickup at Lukenya where one person lost his life made things even worse.
Until the time of going to press Traffic officers from Machakos and Athi River police divisions had successfully managed to bring the situation under conytrol with vehicles slowly starting to move .
However travelers were still stranded with the Machakos base commander Abdinassir Harun saying there is hope by Midnight Sunday the normal traffic flow will have resumed .