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BREAKING : 9 people, among them 3 family members, killed in a grisly road accident, Homa Bay County.

Picture Courtesy : Image from the scene.

Over the past few months, the cases of accidents have increased at an alarming rate. Some caused by reckless driving, others due to bribes and others due to vehicles mechanical problems.

Three family members and six other people were killed in a road accident on their way from a relative's funeral on Monday evening.

The accident occurred at Rodi Kopany in Homa Bay when a 14-seater Nissan matatu collided with a truck head-on killing three people on the spot.

Six people died while undergoing treatment at Rachuonyo South Sub-county hospital in Oyugis town.

The survivors were admitted at the same hospital.

Picture Courtesy : Image from the scene.

Eyewitnesses said that the truck driver was avoiding a speeding saloon car before it collided with the on-coming Nissan matatu.

The bodies were moved to Rachuonyo South Sub-county hospital morgue.

Both vehicles were towed to a local police station.

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