road accidents Kenya One dead after accident on busy highway

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Among the victims was a mother and her son who was being admitted to form 1

File photo of an accident scene play File photo of an accident scene (Twitter)

An accident on the Rongo-Migori highway in Migori County on Wednesday evening claimed the life of one person while two people were left with critical injuries.

The accident occurred after a boda boda rammed into a Public Service Vehicle (PSV).

All the three victims were travelling in the ill-fated motorcycle.

play Police officers securing a previous accident scene (Twitter)


Awendo sub county assistant county commissioner Samson Akatch conformed the incident, adding that the rider was ferrying the student and the mother to Awendo when the rider rammed into the PSV causing the deadly accident.

According to Akatch, the motor cycle rider identified as David Odhiambo died on the spot.

The passengers, a student who was due to join form one at Agoro Sare Secondary School, and his mother Dorothy Auma sustained serious injuries and were rushed to Migori Level IV Hospital where they were treated.

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