Three people have been killed and 18 others severely injured after a road accident along the Machakos-Nairobi highway.
According to reports, the accident occurred at Kanaani (Katheka Kai).
It took place after a salon car collided with a 14-seater vehicle.
Confirming the incident, Machakos Director of Emergency Services David Mwongela stated: “Four.”
He further noted that 14 other people who had been taken to Machakos Level Four Hospital were treated and discharged.
In a separate incident, another man was killed and two others injured in Migori.
The accident is noted to have involved a lorry and a motorcycle on the Kehancha-Kegonga road.
According to Area police commander Joseph Nthenge, the deceased is claimed to have jumped from the motorcycle and was run over by a lorry.
The police boss noted: “He had jumped from the motorcycle and was run over by a lorry that killed him on the spot.”
The two who were injured were rushed to Migori Level Four Hospital.