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Road Contractor Reportedly Died, Two Injured As Saloon Car Overturned Along Nyambare-Limuru Road

A road contractor reportedly died and two sustained as saloon overturned along Nyambare-Limuru Road, Kiambu County.

Police said the accident that happened at ngarariga kwa ruffas stage came only two days when two men were found dead along the same route.

According to the area traffic police officer, the accident happened after the private car that was heading to Nyambare from limuru lost control, veered off the road and rolled several times before it overturned.

"The vehicle was overspeeding. It lost control, rolled several times and overturned along the busy road. The accident happened at around 4.01pm on Thursday evening," the traffic police officer identified as Kennedy said.

He added, "The vehicle had four people onboard. One lost his life, a road contractor, two escaped with injuries and one escaped unhurt."

According to Kennedy, the casualties were rushed to Limuru cottage hospital for emergency treatment.

The body of the deceased was transferred to Kijabe mission hospital mortuary for postmortem.

The traffic police officer attributed the Thursday evening accident to careless and failure to observe traffic regulations.

He urged the road users to always adhere to the installed traffic signs to prevent similar incidents in future.

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Kennedy Kiambu County Nyambare Nyambare-Limuru

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