Police officers have confirmed the death of one person, in an accident along the Makutano-Sagana highway in Kirinyaga county.
The incident happened after a matatu collided with a salon car, where a 3 year-old child died on the spot.
The injured were rushed to Kerugoya hospital. This marks 4 accidents in a row in a week.
The first being an oil tanker in Siaya county that killed 17 people, followed by another oil tanker whose driver lost control and landed in a ditch at Kachuok Flyover along the Kisumu-Nairobi-Kondele highway.
The third accident saw all four members of the same family die after being involved in a road accident, on the Narok mai-Mahiu highway.
According to police reports, the husband and the wife, as well as the man’s parents died when the vehicle from Narok heading to Mai Mahiu lost control, after losing direction and rolling severally.
The 4 are now being preserved at Narok referral hospital’s mortuary.