Twenty people have died and several others were injured in a road crash along Nairobi – Nakuru highway, in the early hours of this morning.
Sources say the incident started when the driver of the bus was trying to overtake a trailer when he crashed into an incoming truck.
A report states that the bus was not licensed for long distance. Also, it’s suspected that it’s one of the buses from Githurai that operate within Nairobi.
Also, the bus was packed to capacity, with a number of conductors standing and it’s said that the passengers who were in the bus heading to Busia had raised a complaint that the driver was over speeding before the accident occurred.
The injured were rushed to St. Mary’s Hospital Nairobi.
Police are investigating the accident.
Below are photos from the accident scene.