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Three Killed, Three Injured In Road Accident Along Kapsokwony-Chwele Road

Three people killed, three others injured in a road accident at Mukhuyu area on the Kapsokwony-Chwele road in Bungoma.

The accident along at Makhuyu area happened at around 6pm on Thursday evening on May 26, 2022.

The area traffic police officer Jackson Milunda confirmed the accident saying it was a head-on collision involving a lorry and Nissan matatu.

Eye witnesses accounts revealed that the lorry was ferrying Cabbages from Chwele to Kapsokwony when the accident happened.

First responders at the scene said the driver of the lorry was trying to overtake a pick-up infront when he lost control of the vehicle and collided head-on with an oncoming matatu at a high speed.

Two people lost their lives on the spot and one succumbed to his injuries while receiving treatment at the hospital.

Three people also escaped with serious injuries during the Thursday evening accident.

The injured victims were rushed to the hospital for emergency treatment.

The bodies of the three were transferred to the hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem.

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