Fear has gripped Bungoma after a tanker overturned and blazed along the busy Bungoma - Malaba Highway.
In a clip shared by Sikika road safety, the hug tanker was up in flames with some ignorant residents closing in.
It is yet to be established what led to the horrifying accident with the number of casualties also not known.
In previous incident around the same region several people burnt to death after a shocking accident in the area.
Reports from the media indicated that the said people went to siphon fuel from the tanker when it exploded.
For the longest time kenyans have been urged to keep off accident scenes involving these tankers as many continue losing their lives.
On the other hand drivers have been urged to slow down if necessary to avoid such incidents with some of the roads currently being slippery due to heavy rainfall.
More updates in regards to the accident will follow...
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