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Irate Residents Of Lukuyani In Kamamega County Angrily Touche A Lorry, Here Is the Reason

Things came to a standstill when the Irate residents of Likuyani in Kakamega county angrily torched a lorry, after running Over a pupil, killing her instantly.

When the incident occured, the father and her daughter were cycling, when the lorry driver tried to overtake, loosing control.

The lorry's driver named Joseph Gichuru Karanja, hit Cynthia Matasi and her father Boniface Kaikai along Chemororoch on Kitale-Eldoret highway.

Following the incident, bodaboda operators barricaded the road and set the lorry on fire.

The girl from St Teresa Primary School died on the spot ,while her father sustained a fractured right leg.

According to Uasin Gishu County Police Commander Ayub Ali, the lorry Registration Number KCL 872S, was transporting building blocks.

The bicycle and lorry were taken to Matunda Police Station yard for inspection.

Mr Kaikai is receiving treatment at Matunda Sub-county Hospital while the remains of his daughter were moved to Kitale County Referral Hospital mortuary.

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