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Another Super Metro Bus Overturns at Entrance of Nairobi Expressway in Westlands

Accidents on the Kenyan highways have been on the rise in the recent past with the government unsure of what to do in order to mitigate this scourge that has bedeviled our roads.

Picture courtesy. Image from the scene of the accident near entrance of Nairobi Expressway this morning.

The National Transport and Safety Authority, NTSA, has said that these accidents are caused by non compliance to traffic rules and recklessness on the roads with 2000 people losing their lives on the roads since January.

The Nairobi Expressway has seen some gruesome accidents in the past few days that have left one person dead, several injured and destruction of property worth millions.

This morning, according to reliable reports from the Nairobi Expressway, there has been a nasty accident at the entrance of the Expressway in Westlands, Nairobi County.

A Super Metro Matatu is said to have overturned at the entrance of Nairobi Expressway under unclear circumstances.

No fatalities have been reported from the scene of the accident that happened moments ago this morning.

However, there are a lot of injuries and police as emergency response are at the scene of the accident helping with the evacuations and ensuring that the injured are okay.

It's not yet clear what happened before the bus overturned on the busy road this afternoon in Westlands in Nairobi.

The Nairobi Expressway has been on the spotlight for the past few days as the accidents have been blamed on what many are calling design flaws.

However, motorists are advised to be extra careful on the roads to avoid these accidents that lead to loss of lives as well as destruction to millions of shillings worth of property.

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