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Four Adults Injured As 5 Guests Houses And 50 Rental Units Reduced To Ashes In Mlolongo Area

Four adults were injured as 5 guest houses and 50 rental units reduced to ashes in Mlolongo area, Machakos County.

Mlolongo area chief said the fire broke out on the houses on wee hours of Tuesday morning.

The administrator said the cause of the 5am inferno is yet to revealed, as it the fire started in one of the guest houses at Madaharao streets before spreading to other nearby guests rooms.

Witnesses accounts revealed that four adults sustained serious injuries and were admitted at various hospitals within Machakos County for emergency treatment.

Businessmen and women who were affected during the morning incident said they have lost properties worth millions of shillings.

Machakos County firefighter officers could not respond at the scene on time, citing the distance and the bad state of the road. 

The residents blamed the County Government of Machakos for not responding in good time, as they are now calling upon the Machakos Governor to consider installing a fire station department near the estate.

Police are currently investigating the matter.

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