9 DIE IN GRISLY ACCIDENT ENROUTE TO EMBU
Nine people died yesterday night on Mombasa road in a hired 14 seater Rockers Sacco matatu. Six passengers died on the spot while three others succumbed to injuries at the Machakos Referral hospital.
According to witnesses, the driver hit a stationery lorry from the rear as he was trying to overtake. The occupants were travelling from Matuu for a dowry negotiation ceremony when the sad incident occurred. Wishing the injured a speedy recovery.