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Two killed, scores of injuries reported along Thika-Garrisa highway accident

Two people killed, several others injured in a road accident near Mtwangombe market on the Thika-Garisaa highway.

The accident at Mtwangombe trading centre happened at around 3:41pm on May 21, 2022.

Eye witnesses accounts revealed that the accident involved a head-on collision of a lorry and Nissan matatu.

Naivasha Sub-County Police boss Samuel Waweru confirmed the incident saying the driver of the matatu failed to keep distance along the busy highway.

The Nissan matatu had 34 passengers onboard and several passengers were injured.

"The two perished on the spot on Saturday afternoon accident," an eye witness revealed to the press.

The traffic police officer said the driver of the lorry was overspeeding at the time of the accident.

The accident casualties were admitted at different hospital for emergency treatment.

The two bodies were transferred to the Hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem.

The two motorvehicle wreckages was towed to the police station pending police inspection.

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