Going by the reports, the accident involved a 14-seater matatu that was heading towards Makindu and a Toyota Hilux pick-up which was headed towards Wote town.
According to officers' report, "the pick-up driver lost control after the bonnet of his vehicle lifted up – blocking the driver’s view – and which led to a head on collision with the 14-seater Matatu that was oncoming."
Officers' report also states, four passengers have sustained serious injuries from the grisly road accident.
According to witnesses, the pick-up was speeding when the bonnet suddenly lifted.
Witnesses have also stated, "After the bonnet opened, the driver started swaying on the road before colliding with the oncoming vehicle."
Otherwise, bodies of the deceased were taken to Makueni hospital mortuary. May their souls rest in peace.
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