Police are set to launch an investigation into the accident. The law enforcers have also launched a manhunt for the driver whose whereabouts are not yet known.
An estimated 3,000 Kenyans die in road accidents annually despite concerted efforts by the state and the private sector to promote safety on the highways, according to the National Transport Safety Authority.
As of April 2020, the number of passengers who had died due to road crashes reduced drastically by 24% compared to the same period in 2019. By February 17, 76 passengers had died compared to 100 who had perished over the same period in 2019
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Nyeri deadly crash Five killed in Nyeri – Nanyuki road head on collision Fatal accident that killed 5 involved a lorry & a personal car Police investigating circumstances that led to the crash Truck driver unknown & missing #DayBreak