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Eldoret Bodaboda Operators Burnt down Transit Lorry After Knocking Down A Resident

Few days after paralyzing transport activities within Eldoret   following the killing of their chairman Eldoret  bodaboda operators are here hitting the headline again.

  A truck  driver  escape a dead by whisker after angry bodaboda operators sale a blaze a transit lorry belonging to unidentified company.

According to the residents the lorry hit and killed a local resident   in Annex trading center near Stabex   before attempting to run away prompting the chase from bodaboda operators  who got him  in Eldoret town.

The incident that happened along  Eldoret-Nakuru highway  today Wednesday evening affected a lot of motorists who were plying the route.

However efforts by Uasin-Gishu Fire brigade to rush to the scene arrived when the lorry had been engulfed by huge flames .

The  highway which is  ever busy   passes  through  Eldoret town connecting Kenya and Uganda  and  and the Annex centre is one of the  growing centres after Cheptiret as many long distance  truck drivers takes their rest before proceeding with their journey.

The bodaboda operators who are always known to be operating as groups and protects their members and famously known  in assaulting when their members are provoked  or hurt.

However some motorist have been accusing the operators  claiming that they are reckless when using the roads with had generated animosity between them and other   road users .

The bodaboda operators who have been facing blanket condemnations from kenyans  pointing that they have been hiding some criminals  as some commits crimes and fled using motorbikes  while some operators have been clashing with security agencies or county governments.


  

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