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Tragedy as 7 People Killed in Accident While Heading to Celebrate Election Victory of MCA candidate

Kenyan roads have been described as exceptionally dangerous for vulnerable users like children, out of whom a significant number of them are among those killed and injured.



Seven people have lost their lives and seven others seriously injured in a grisly road accident in Samburu East.

The accident took place at Longelded area along the Isiolo-Moyale highway.

The incident occurred when when the vehicle they were travelling in veered off the road and rolled.

It is alleged that the victims were heading to Leereta to celebrate the election win of an MCA candidate.

According to eyewitnesses, the ill-fated vehicle was speeding and playing loud music moment at the time of the accident.

The seven people died on the spot while the survivors were rushed to nearby health facility for treatment.

Authorities are yet to establish the exact number of occupants of the vehicle at the time of the accident.

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