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Mystery As University Student Perished In A Fatal Road Accident On Thika Road - Police Confirms

Mystery as University Student perished in a fatal road accident on Thika road in Nairobi County, on Friday afternoon, police confirms.

While confirming the incident,Thika road traffic police officer Justus Oracha said the accident happened after Subaru car hit motorbike from the front.

Mr Justus, said the victim student was moving towards Githurai 45 on motorbike while the Subaru car was moving towards Thika town before the accident happened.

According to Thika Road traffic boss, the rider was trying to overtake a shuttle ahead on a high speed when the motorbike collided head-on with the oncoming Subaru vehicle.

Justus told the press that the student died on spot as the owner of bike sustained grievous bodily injuries before he was taken Mito hospital in Thika Road for emergency treatment.

The body of the student was later taken to Nairobi City hospital morgue pending autopsy and further police probes on the matter.

The accident comes a day after mask hawker died on the spot after being hit by an overspeeding car along the busy highway.

The police asked the Kenya highway and Roads authority to consider erecting more bumps along Thika Road to slow down overspeeding vehicles.

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