It is reported that the boy was with his mother Lucy Njer, had gone to house to get his food.
According to the deceased mother, her child was playing outside and she was with him, she then went into the house for few minutes to bring him food, before she heard him crying.
She rushed out to see what was happening to him, only to find him crawling into the pit latrine, she rushed to save him but it was too late, his head went in first and he slipped out of her hands by inches.
''I was with my son outside but I went into the house to get him food, few minutes later I heard him crying, when I rushed out to see what was happening, I found him crawling into the pit latrine, he slipped out of my hands by inches and I couldn't save him,'' the deceased mother narrated.
The police have retrieved the body and taken it to General Kogo mortuary in Thika. They have also started investigation to confirm what really happened.
May his soul rest in peace.
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