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BREAKING: Deadly Petrol Tanker Accident on Nyeri-Karatina Highway Last Night

Motorists are always advised to ensure that they are careful on the Kenyan Highways to avoid some of the accidents witnessed. Kenyans have too in the past been warned against going near Petrol Tankers when they overturn.

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Last night, it's reported through social media that a petrol Tanker lost control and overturned on the Nyeri-Karatina Highway. It's still unclear which direction the tanker was headed when it was involved in the accident.

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The deadly accident caused a major traffic snarl up on the busy highway late last night. Police had to respond immediately to avert any tragedy like what was witnessed in Gem a few weeks back.

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The heavy police presence deterred the locals from getting anywhere near the precious cargo. It's reported that there were serious injuries in the accident and rescue operations were ongoing.

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The accident happened at Hohwe area of the busy highway at around midnight last night. It's still unclear as to the number of casualties or those injured in the accident last night.

We urge drivers to always be careful on the Kenyan highways at any given time of day. This will ensure that some of these accidents are avoided and people can get home safe.

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Content created and supplied by: KimaniOsoro21 (via Opera News )

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