Several people were reported to have lost their lives in two different grisly road accidents that occurred between the night of Saturday 2nd June and Sunday 3rd morning. The first accident was at Matunda Sikhendu bridge along the Kitale-Webuye highway which claimed the lives of 3 people. (News source)
Accidents on Kenya's highways have been increasing in recent times as the government does not know what to do to reduce the scourge that has plagued our nation. Accidents were allegedly caused by non-compliance with the highway code and fainting of some motorists on the roads according to reports from the National Transport and Safety Authority, NTSA.
Number of people loosing their lives in road accident have been in high rate and many others left with serious injuries from the road accidents. This has created more tension in the society as many of the families are left in pain in agony loosing than more of one their family members within a nick of time.