There was a fatal road accident along Nakuru Eldoret highway on Friday night after three trucks crashed against each other. The trucks were ferrying goods from Nakuru to Eldoret while the other one was traveling to Nakuru.
According to the photos from the accident scene, one lorry has overturned while the other has been completely destroyed as a result of the impact of the collision while the other one has been tilted sideways and is being supported by another wreckage.
The road accident caused a huge traffic jam along the Nakuru Eldoret highway. Police acted with speed and arrived at the accident scene to organize the removal of the wreckage and control the traffic jam. It is not clear whether the drivers survived the accident.
This comes after another fatal road accident was witnessed earlier on the day after five people who were traveling to burial in Kisumu died along Muhori Londiani highway after their Toyota Fielder crashed head-on with a lorry.
Cases of road accidents have been on the rise in recent days with the majority of deaths being reported in the country being also linked to road accidents. The government through the National Transport Safety Authority is advising all road users to adhere to traffic rules in order to save lives.
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